Dr. Scott Stephan’s review of Libra Hilde’s Worth a Dozen Men: Women and Nursing in the Civil War South appeared in the June issue of the American Historical Review.
Dr. Sarah Drake Brown published her article, “Preparing Effective History Teachers: The Assessment Gap,” in The Journal of Social Studies Research 37(2013), 167-177.
Dr. Sergei Zhuk’s essay “Inventing America on the Borders of Socialist Imagination: Movies and Music from the USA and the Origins of American Studies in the USSR” was recently published in REGION: Regional Studies of Russia, Eastern Europe, and Central Asia. His article “’Soviet Young Man’: The Personal Diaries and Paradoxical Identities of ‘Youth’ in Provincial Soviet Ukraine during Late Socialism, 1970-1980s” was recently accepted for publication in 2013 in Australian and New Zealand Journal of European Studies.
Dr. Zhuk has also been invited to give presentations on his recent research about the cultural history of American studies in the Soviet Union at the Midwest Russian History Workshop at Indiana University, Bloomington; at the Centre for American Studies at Western University, Ontario; at the Social and Human Sciences on Both Sides of the Iron Curtain conference at the Poletayev Institute for Theoretical and Historical Studies in the Humanities, Moscow; and at the 45th National Convention of the Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies, in Boston.