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. 


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PhD studentship in late imperial/early Soviet Russian history -- UCD School of History, Dublin

The UCD School of History invites applications for a generous four-year, fully-funded PhD scholarship. The award includes a stipend of €15,000 per annum, full fee waiver (EU or non-EU), and a travel allowance for archival research.

New Books in Russian and Eurasian Studies Seeking Podcast Hosts

New Books in Russian and Eurasian Studies (https://newbooksnetwork.com/category/russian-and-eurasian-studies/) is currently seeking hosts interested in conducting interviews with authors of new books on Russia, Eurasia, and related fields. Hosting the channel is a good way to bring the work of Russianists and Eurasianists to the attention of large audiences. Interested parties should write Marshall Poe at marshallpoe@gmail.com.

International Conference 'The Vitebsk People's Art School', Vitebsk, 9-10 April

The Parkes Institute for the Study of Jewish/Non-Jewish Relations(University of Southampton) and the Vitebsk State University named after P. M. Masherov are happy to communicate the programme of the international conference that will take place next week in Vitebsk, hosted by the Marc Chagall Museum and the Vitebsk Museum of Modern Art, to commemorate the centenary of the opening of the Vitebsk people's art school.

Reminder / CfP: 19th Annual Aleksanteri Conference "Technology, Culture, and Society in the Eurasian Space"

Dear colleagues,


The deadline for the 19th Annual Aleksanteri Conference "Technology, Culture, and Society in the Eurasian Space" is approaching! Paper/poster, panel, and roundtable proposals are due by May 15th.


Room Available for Scholars in Moscow

Hello everyone, 

A Moscow-based professor of medieval French literature is renting out a room in her
beautiful three-room apartment about a ten-minute walk from Metro
Preobrazhenskaia Plozhad (red line). The room is spacious, has a twin-bed,
a wardrobe, a set of drawers, a solid desk and a bookshelf. (Pictures available)

The apartment has separate toilet/shower, internet, washing machine, dishwasher, a fully equipped kitchen for