Rochelle Ruthchild

Rochelle
Goldberg
Ruthchild

Research Scholar, Women's Studies Research Center, Brandeis University

Center Associate
Expertise
Jewish women activists in the Russian Empire
feminism in Russia and the Soviet Union
Pussy Riot
lesbians and gays in Russia.
Current Project
"A Patriot for Women: Anna Kal'manovich and the Issues of Gender and National Identity for Jewish Women in Russia"
Foreign Language

Education

Ph.D.
, Russian history
, University of Rochester
Selected Publications

"'Going to the ballot box is a moral duty for every woman': The Great War and Women's Rights in Russia," in Russia's Home Front in War & Revolution, 1914-22, Book 2: The Experience of War and Revolution, ed. Adele Lindenmeyr, Christopher Read, and Peter Waldron. (Slavinica, Forthcoming).

"From West to East: International Women's Day, the First Decade," Aspasia, vol. 6 (2012): 1-24.

"Esther Frumkin: Bringing the Revolution to the Jewish Street," in Jewish Intellectual Women in Central Europe 1860-2000: Twelve Biographical Essays, ed. Judith Szapor, Andrea Pet_, Maura Hametz, and Marina Calloni, (Edwin Mellen Press, 2012), 173-204.

Equality and Revolution: Women's Rights in the Russian Empire, 1905-1917 (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2010).

"Women's Suffrage and Revolution in the Russian Empire, 1905-1917," in Karen Offen, ed., Globalizing Feminisms, 1789-1945. New York: Routledge, 2010, 257-274.

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Telephone
617-738-9524