The Eastern Orthodox Church
nov13

The Eastern Orthodox Church

John Anthony McGuckin An engaging, sophisticated yet accessible, account of the Orthodox Church—its self-understanding, theology, sacramental life, and history. . . . One of the best introductions available.”—John Behr, author of The Mystery of Christ An insider’s account of the Eastern Orthodox Church, from its beginning in the era of Jesus and the Apostles to the modern age “Lucid. . . . Engrossing . . . [A] thorough...

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Journey into the Land of the Zeks and Back
nov13

Journey into the Land of the Zeks and Back

A Memoir of the Gulag Julius Margolin, Translated by Stefani Hoffman, Foreword by Timothy Snyder, and Introduction by Katherine R. Jolluck The first full English translation of a masterful Gulag memoir that preceded Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn’s The Gulag Archipelago by decades. An established classic in the Russian-speaking world that influenced the writing of Gulag memoirs after its first publication in French in 1949 and in...

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CfP: “Islamic Radicalisation in the Balkans after the Fall of Communism”
nov13

CfP: “Islamic Radicalisation in the Balkans after the Fall of Communism”

Deadlines December 31, 2020: Submit proposals to editors January 15, 2021: Notification of accepted proposals May 15, 2021: Receipt of full studies for review June 30, 2021: Revised studies re-submitted to editors July 2021: Approved studies delivered to publisher....

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Riccardo Cucciolla

Riccardo Mario Cucciolla (23/01/1988) è un assegnista di ricerca e un docente a contratto di storia russa presso la LUISS Guido Carli, dove inoltre collabora con le cattedre di storia contemporanea, storia delle relazioni internazionali, storia dei partiti e movimenti politici, storia globale e storia dei sistemi politici comparati. Dopo aver conseguito un dottorato di ricerca in storia politica presso l’IMT Lucca in cotutela...

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Prof. Keith Hitchins 1931-2020
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Prof. Keith Hitchins 1931-2020

Con molta tristezza comunichiamo la scomparsa del prof. Keith Hitchins. Nato nel 1931 il prof. Hitchins è stato uno degli storici di riferimento degli studi sull’Europa orientale e in particolare dell’area danubiano-balcanica. Ancora oggi i suoi due volumi sulla storia della Romania pubblicati dalla Oxford University Press rimangono modelli insuperati di scrittura di una storia nazionale per la capacità magistrale di...

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