Her research deals with history of the Russian intelligentsia, history of generations and social memory, life writing and Russian auto/biography from the late 18th to the early-20th century, and recently with history of photography in Imperial and Soviet Russia.

Research Interests:

  • Imperial and Soviet Russian History, Russian Autobiography, Generations and Memory, History of Photography


  • 19th century
  • 20th century
  • Russian and Eastern European History
  • Cultural History
  • Empire and Colonialism
  • Film, Photography and Visual Culture
  • Public History and Memory
Doctoral, Omsk State Pedagogical University, Russia, History, 2006