Published Articles and Book Chapters

Nationally Informed: The Politics of National Minority Music during Late Stalinism,” Jahrbücher für Geschichte Osteuropas (forthcoming 2019; please do not cite or circulate without permission!)

Negotiating ‘Historical Truth’: Art, Authority, and Iurii Shaporin’s The Decembrists,” Journal of Musicology 33, no. 3 (Summer 2016), 277-331

Creative Resilience: Soviet Composers’ Strategic Relationship with the State Censor (A Tale of Two Sofias),” Perspectives on Europe 46, no. 1 (Spring 2016), 94-99

“Modeling the New Collectivity” and “Modeling the New Individual” in Robert Bird, ed. Adventures in the Soviet Imaginary: Soviet Children’s Books and Graphic Art. (Chicago: University of Chicago Library, 2011), 19-21.
(Book awarded the 2012 American Library Association Leab Exhibition Award). See also: expanded articles on the exhibition website:

Publications in Progress

“Creating Crimea: Revision, Reclamation, and the Operatic Politics of Post-Soviet Empire” (Journal article)

Creative Comrades: Censorship and Collaboration in Late-Stalinist Music (Book Manuscript)

Published Book Reviews

Review of Russian Music Since 1917: Reappraisal and Rediscovery,” Russian Review 78, no. 1 (January 2019), 148-149

Review of Stalin’s Music Prize: Soviet Culture and Politics,” Journal of the American Musicological Society 70, no. 1 (Spring 2017), 267-271

Other Publications

“Foreword (Ukrainian), (English) in Gamma Skupinsky, No Kid-ding Notebook: Album of Piano Pieces (Chernivtsi: Bukrek, 2016), 4-5