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Dr. Maria Galmarini

Cleveland Hall, Room 201
Office phone: 540-568-3447
MSC 2001
58 Bluestone Drive
Harrisonburg, VA 22807

Assistant professor of history


Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Fields and specialties

Russian history, South-Eastern European history, gender studies

Teaching areas

Russian and world history

Research interests

Rights of marginalized peoples in the Soviet Union and other socialist countries

Selected publications and presentations

"A School of Motherhood: Providing Help and Constructing Gender Boundaries in the Facilities for Soviet Single Mothers," presented at the American Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies, November 2012

“Defending the Rights of Gulag Prisoners: The Story of the Political Red Cross, 1918-38,” The Russian Review 71:1 (2012)

“Autobiography and the Soviet Blind-of-War: Reintegrating the Disabled Self and Turning Defects into Advantages,” presented at the American Association for Slavic and East European, and Eurasian Studies, November 2011

"’Bylo li u sovetskikh liudei pravo na pomoshch’? Problemy metodologii, istoriografii i korpusa istochnikov v izuchenii sotsial’noi pomoshchi i prav cheloveka v Sovetskom Soiuze v 1917-1953 gg.,” Vestnik Permskogo universiteta, Series Istoriia i politologiia 2 (2009)

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