AboutU.S. citizen born in North Carolina, USA. Lives near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. Has traveled to Russia, Ukraine, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Finland, United Kingdom, France, The Netherlands, Turkey, Canada, Mexico.
EducationPh.D. in Russian and Soviet History, 2001, Indiana University Bloomington.
M.A. in Russian and Soviet History, 1992, Indiana University Bloomington.
B.A. in Modern European History, 1989, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Work Shared in CORE
Translations of documents of the Workers’ Opposition in the Russian Communist Party (Bolsheviks)
Worker Oppositionists in Ukraine, 1920s-1930s
Samara group of the Workers’ Opposition; Iurii Milonov
Co-editor, Women East-West Newsletter
Translations of Russian revolutionary leaflets: https://johnriddell.wordpress.com/category/authors/barbara-allen/ and https://socialistworker.org/series/1917%3A-the-view-from-the-streets
Book Review Editor, The NEP Era: Soviet Russia, 1921-1928
Upcoming Talks and Conferences“Worker Oppositionists in Ukraine, 1920-1937: From Intraparty Dissent to False Confessions.” The Legacy of the Russian Revolution conference, Chestnut Hill College, Philadelphia, PA, November 16-18, 2017.
“The Workers’ Opposition in Ukraine, 1920s-1930s.” Study Group on the Russian Revolution Conference, Cardiff University, Wales, UK, January 4-6, 2017.
MembershipsAssociation of Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ASEEES)
Association for Women in Slavic Studies (AWSS)
Southern Conference on Slavic Studies (SCSS)
Study Group on the Russian Revolution (SGRR)