2009 - 1 (January)

Articles in this issue

  • Contributors to This Issue
    Page: ii
  • The Customer is Always Wrong: Consumer Complaint in Late-NEP Russia
    Pages: 1 - 25
  • Laughing with Comrade Stalin: An Analysis of Laughter in a Soviet Newspaper Report
    Pages: 26 - 48
  • Ivan Turgenev's Crime an Punishment: "The jews" and the Furtive Pleasures of Liberalism
    Pages: 49 - 69
  • Footnotes of a Graphomaniac: The Language Question in Evgenii Popov's The True Story of "The Green Musicians"
    Pages: 70 - 88
  • "The Discreet Charm of the Russian Bourgeoisie": OKsana Robski and Glamour in Russian Popular Culture
    Pages: 89 - 101
  • Émile Zola, Kozintsev and Trauberg and Film as Department Store
    Pages: 102 - 121
  • Russia, Post-Communist Europe and the Geopolitics of Eurasia
    Pages: 122 - 125
  • [Book Review by Martha M. F. Kelly]
    Picturing Russia: Explorations in Visual Culture
    Pages: 126 - 127
  • [Book Review by Anne Nesbet]
    Times of Trouble: Violence in Russian Literature and Culture
    Pages: 127 - 128
  • [Book Review by Brian James Baer]
    Hamlet the Sign: Russian Translations of Hamlet and Literary Canon Formation
    Pages: 128 - 129
  • [Book Review by Lynn Patyk]
    The Fantastic in France and Russia in the Nineteenth Century: In Pursuit of Hesitation
    Pages: 129 - 130
  • [Book Review by Elizabeth Yellen]
    Pokryvalo Moiseia: Evreiskaya tema v epokhu romantizma
    Pages: 130 - 131
  • [Book Review by Charters Wynn]
    Conscription and the Search for Modern Russian Jewry
    Pages: 131 - 132
  • [Book Review by Karen Evans-Romaine]
    Das "Ende der Kunstperiode": Kulturelle Veränderungen des "literarischen Feldes" in Russland zwischen 1825 und 1842
    Pages: 132 - 133
  • [Book Review by Maxim D. Shrayer]
    Neither with Them, Nor without Them: The Russian Writer and the Jew in the Age of Realism
    Pages: 133 - 134
  • [Book Review by Michael C. Finke]
    About Chekhov: The Unfinished Symphony
    Pages: 134 - 135
  • [Book Review by Myroslava M. Mudrak]
    Vitebsk: The Life of Art
    Pages: 135 - 136
  • [Book Review by Julie A. Cassiday]
    Gorky's Tolstoy & Other Reminiscences: Key Writings by and about Maxim Gorky
    Pages: 136 - 137
  • [Book Review by Anna Nisnevich]
    Alexander Tcherepnin: The Saga of a Russian Emigré Composer
    Pages: 137 - 138
  • [Book Review by Vane Kepley Jr.]
    Russians in Hollywood, Hollywood's Russians: Biography of an Image
    Pages: 138 - 139
  • [Book Review by Adrian Wanner]
    The Making of a Counter-Culture: Henry Miller's Dostoevsky
    Pages: 139 - 140
  • [Book Review by Rozmeri Basic]
    Art Power
    Pages: 140 - 141
  • [Book Review by Lynn Garafola]
    Remembering Nureyev: The Trail of a Comet
    Pages: 141 - 142
  • [Book Review by Simon Franklin]
    Novgorod in the Early Middle Ages: The Rise and Growth of an Urban Community
    Pages: 142 - 143
  • [Book Review by Cherie Woodworth]
    Imperial Ideology and Political Thought in Byzantium, 1204-1330
    Pages: 144 - 145
  • [Book Review by Maria Salomon Arel]
    À l'aube de la Russie moscovite: Serge de Radonège & André Roublev: Légendes et images (XIV-XVII siècles)
    Pages: 145 - 146
  • [Book Review by Steven G. Marks]
    Peopling the Russian Periphery: Borderland Colonization in Eurasian History
    Pages: 146 - 147
  • [Book Review by Matthew P. Romaniello]
    Exile to Siberia, 1590-1822
    Pages: 147 - 148
  • [Book Review by Jennifer B. Spock]
    Popular Religion in Russia: "Double Belief" and the Making of an Academic Myth
    Pages: 148 - 149
  • [Book Review by Gary Marker]
    The Pearl: A True Tale of Forbidden Love in Catherine the Great's Russia
    Pages: 149 - 150
  • [Book Review by Musya Glants]
    Recipes for Russia: Food and Nationhood under the Tsars
    Pages: 150 - 151
  • [Book Review by Theodore R. Weeks]
    The Romanov Empire and Nationalism: Essays in the Methodology of Historical Research
    Pages: 151 - 152
  • [Book Review by Francis Maes]
    Russian Music and Nationalism: From Glinka to Stalin
    Pages: 152 - 153
  • [Book Review by Gregory L. Freeze]
    Holy Fathers, Secular Sons: Clergy, Intelligentsia, and the Modern Self in Revolutionary Russia
    Pages: 153 - 154
  • [Book Review by Jonathan Becker]
    The American Mission and the "Evil Empire": The Crusade for a "Free Russia" since 1881
    Pages: 154 - 155
  • [Book Review by Shaul Stampfer]
    Selbstorganisation und Bürgerlichkeit: Jüdisches Vereinswesen in Odessa um 1900
    Pages: 155 - 156
  • [Book Review by Henry Reichman]
    The Revolution of 1905 and Russia's Jews
    Pages: 156 - 157
  • [Book Review by Sally A. Boniece]
    "Rossiia-Matushka": Natsionalizm, gender i voina v Rossii XX veka
    Pages: 157 - 158
  • [Book Review by Jonathan Grant]
    Operation Albion: The German Conquest of the Baltic Islands
    Pages: 158 - 159
  • [Book Review by Frederick C.Corney]
    The Bolsheviks in Power: The First Year of Soviet Rule in Petrograd
    Pages: 159 - 160
  • [Book Review by Robert Argenbright]
    Tsentralizovannoe upravlenie ekonomikoi na Urale v 1917-1921 godakh: Khaos, kontrol', i stikhiia rynka
    Pages: 160 - 161
  • [Book Review by Martin Kitchen]
    The Soviet-Polish Peace of 1921 and the Creation of Interwar Europe
    Pages: 161 - 162
  • [Book Review by Leonid Livak]
    L'exil russe: La fabrique du réfugié apatride (1920-1939)
    Pages: 162 - 163
  • [Book Review by Michael Gelb]
    Soviet Karelia: Politics, Planning and Terror in Stalin's Russia 1920-1939
    Pages: 163 - 164
  • [Book Review by Steven A. Usitalo]
    Stalinismin lyhyt kurssi: Suomalaiset Moskovan Lenin-koulussa 1926-1938
    Pages: 164 - 165
  • [Book Review by William J. Chase]
    The Voices of the Dead: Stalin's Great Terror in the 1930s
    Pages: 165 - 166
  • [Book Review by Marc Jansen]
    Yezhov: The Rise of Stalin's "Iron Fist"
    Pages: 166 - 167
  • [Book Review by Clayton Black]
    The Prison Manuscripts: Socialism and Its Culture
    Pages: 167 - 168
  • [Book Review by Kiril Feferman]
    The Unknown Black Book: The Holocaust in the German-Occupied Soviet Territories
    Pages: 168 - 169
  • [Book Review by Brandon Gallaher]
    The Church of the Holy Spirit
    Pages: 169 - 170
  • [Book Review by Betty Glad and Michael Masters]
    Yeltsin: A Life
    Pages: 170 - 171
  • [Book Review by Pål Kolstǿ]
    Europe's last Frontier? Belarus, Moldova and Ukraine between Russia and the European Union
    Page: 172
  • [Book Review by Kenneth Yalowitz]
    Understanding Belarus and How Western Foreign Policy Misses the Mark
    Pages: 173 - 174
  • [Book Review by Richard Pomfret]
    The Political Economy of Reform in Central Asia: Uzbekistan under Authoritarianism
    Pages: 174 - 175
  • [Book Review by Olga Mesropova]
    How Ordinary Russians Experience Their Lives and World: A Report of a Participant-Observer
    Page: 175
  • [Book Review by Michael Newcity]
    Russian Culture, Property Rights and the Market Economy
    Pages: 176 - 177
  • [Book Review by Kimitaka Matsuzato]
    Refoma mestnoi vlasti v gorodakh Rossii 1991-2006
    Pages: 177 - 178
  • [Book Review by John F. Young]
    Political and Social Thought in Post-Communist Russia
    Page: 179
  • [Book Review by Andreas Heinrich]
    The EU-Russian Energy Dialogue: Europe's Future Energy Security
    Pages: 180 - 181
  • [Book Review by Paul Kubicek]
    Russia and Globalization: Identity, Security and Society in an Era of Change
    Page: 181