Daria Khlevnyuk

is a PhD candidate in sociology at Stony Brook University, New York. Her current research is on contested collective memories, specifically in modern Russia, with a focus on commemoration of Stalin’s purges in Russian museums.


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Stalin’s continuing, disputed legacy

Surveying Russia’s geography of difficult pasts

The memory of Stalin’s Terror is now receiving more attention in Russia than at any time since the 1980s. However, the scope of the debate needs to be widened still further, argues Daria Khlevnyuk.