January 13, 2016 – Elena Gapova: “Suffering and the Soviet Man’s Search for Meaning: the ‘Moral Revolutions’ of Svetlana Alexievich”

January 13, 2016 – Elena Gapova: “Suffering and the Soviet Man’s Search for Meaning: the ‘Moral Revolutions’ of Svetlana Alexievich”

Elena Gapova’s research focuses primarily on the issues of gender, class, and nation building in the post-soviet region. In particular, she examines how intelligentsia articulate and negotiate emerging class formations and new forms of inequality specific to the post-industrial world.

Gapova is Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology at Western Michigan University and Founding Director of the Centre for Gender Studies at European Humanities University.

Date/Time
January 13, 2016 | 12:00 PM
Free and open to the public

Venue
Humanities Building 1, Room 210
University of California, Santa Cruz

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