Danielle Leavitt Quist

Danielle Leavitt-Quist

Graduate Student Associate

Ph.D. Candidate in History

Danielle Leavitt Quist is a History Ph.D. candidate at Harvard University and a scholar of the Soviet Union and Modern Ukraine. She investigates perceptions of old age in the USSR and the relationship between the Soviet state and its elderly populations. Broadly, she is interested in age and Soviet intergenerational family life, bodies and sartorial culture, material history, and women and gender.