Welcome to H-Russia, a member of H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences Online. H-Russia encourages scholarly discussion of Russian and Soviet studies and history and makes available diverse bibliographical, research, and teaching aids. 

 

Recent Discussions

Publishing During a Pandemic: A Roundtable Discussion with Leading Publishers on the Latest Developments in Academic Publication

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced many publishers to change their workflow to publish relevant research faster and in a more accessible way. Join us to hear Katie Stileman, Princeton University Press; Duncan Nicholas, President of EASE; and Michael Willis from Wiley discuss what the pandemic has meant thus far for the world of publishing.

Among the topics we will discuss:

New Special Issue "Digital Selves: Embodiment and Subjectivity in New Media Cultures in Eastern Europe and Eurasia"

Dear H-Russia subscribers,

Cassandra Hartblay and I have guest-edited a special issue of Digital Icons: Studies in Russian, Eurasian and Central European New Media, titled "Digital Selves Embodiment and Subjectivity in New Media Cultures in Eastern Europe and Eurasia" that may be of interest to some colleagues on this network, especially as we work on updating our syllabi for the Fall term.

Webinar - ‘Publishing Smart’: How to Position Your Publications to Further Your Career - July 28

Decisions you make about where and how to publish your work drive the impact that your research has in academia and beyond. By planning properly, the publishing decisions you make now can support and bolster your career trajectory in the years to come. 

I invite you to join us for a conversation with Anna-Lise Santella and Abby Gross, heads of acquisition at Oxford University Press, to explore how you can ‘publish smart’ to maximize the exposure, recognition, and influence you need to advance your career. 

July 28 at 2:30PM UK time/ 9:30AM EDT on Zoom.

Binational Visiting Tandem Fellowship in the History of Migration at GHI PRO in Berkeley

With apologies for cross-posting,

Please see below information about a Binational Visiting Tandem Fellowship in the History of Migration at the Pacific Regional Office of the German Historical Institute Washington in Berkeley, CA:

https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=61528

The deadline for applications is November 1, 2021.

Book announcement "The Transformation of Religious Orders in Central and Eastern Europe: Sociological Insights" , Routledge, 2021

Dear colleagues,

I'm pleased to announce the release of a new book that explores Catholic consecrated religious life and new monasticism in Poland, Hungary, Czech Republic, with my chapter on Eastern Orthodox monasticism in Russia based on my 2-months fieldwork in Saint Seraphim-Diveyevo monastery:

"The Transformation of Religious Orders in Central and Eastern Europe: Sociological Insights" , Routledge, 2021

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