2012 Long List Announced

The Historia Nova Prize committee is please to announce the long list for the 2012 prize:

  • Alexopoulos, Golfo, Julie Hessler, and Kiril Tomoff, eds., Writing the Stalin Era: Sheila Fitzpatrick and Soviet Historiography. Palgrave McMillan, 2011
     
  • Berest, Julia, The Emergence of Russian Liberalism: Alexander Kunitsyn in Context, 1783-1840. Palgrave Macmillan, 2011
     
  • Bergman, Jay, Meeting the Demands of Reason: The Life and Thought of Andrei Sakharov. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2009.
     
  • Boele, Otto, Erotic Nihilism in Late Imperial Russia: The Case of Mikhail Artsybashev’s Sanin. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2009.
     
  • Boym, Svetlana, Another Freedom: The Alternative History of an Idea. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2010.
     
  • Clark, Katerina, Moscow the Fourth Rome. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2011.
     
  • Clowes, Edith, Russia on the Edge: Imagined Geographies and Post-Soviet Identity. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2011.
     
  • Engelstein, Laura, Slavophile Empire: Imperial Russia's Illiberal Path. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2009.
     
  • Etkind, Alexander, Internal Colonization: Russia’s Imperial Experience. Oxford: Politybooks, 2011.
     
  • Frede, Victoria, Doubt, Atheism, and the Nineteenth-Century Russian Intelligentsia. Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press, 2011.
     
  • Levitt, Marcus C., The Visual Dominant in Eighteenth-Century Russia. DeKalb, IL: NIU Press, 2011.
     
  • Livak, Leonid, The Jewish Persona in the European Imagination: A Case of Russian Literature. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2010.
     
  • Loeffler, James. The Most Musical Nation: Jews and Culture in the Late Russian Empire. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2010.
     
  • Maiorova, Olga, From the Shadow of Empire: Defining the Russian Nation through Cultural Mythology, 1855–1870. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2010.
     
  • Nickel, William, The Death of Tolstoy: Russia on the Eve, Astapovo Station, 1910. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2010.
     
  • Paperno, Irina, Stories of the Soviet Experience. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2009.
     
  • Platt, Kevin M., Terror and Greatness: Ivan and Peter as Russian Myths. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2011.
     
  • Schimmelpenninck van der Oye, David, Russian Orientalism: Asia in the Russian Mind from Peter the Great to the Emigration. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2010.
     
  • Schonle, Andreas, Architecture of Oblivion: Ruins and Historical Consciousness in Modern Russia. DeKalb, IL: NIU Press, 2011.
     
  • Trigos, Ludmilla A., Decembrist Myth in Russian Culture. Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
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