Olena Palko: Contested Minorities

Contested Minorities: A Transnational History of the Polish-Soviet Borderlands, 1918-1939 The end of the First World War saw the defeat of three major empires in Central and Eastern Europe. The successor nation-states, established on the ruins of the Ottoman, Austro-Hungarian,...

Amber Nickell: “We Wander” Together

“We Wander” Together: Jews and Ethnic Germans on the Eurasian Steppes, 1917-1979 This project examines the changing relationships between ethnic Germans and Jews in Southern Ukraine and their Central Asian sites of displacement over the course of the short twentieth...