Russia and Eurasia, 2012


Claire Roosien is a joint-degree candidate in the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations and the Department of History.

Research Interests

Central Asia; modern Middle East; modern Russia; gender history and theory; cultural and literary history; secularism; empire and imperial history; modernism in the arts and politics


Making a Public: Aesthetic Media and Mass Institutions in Soviet Uzbekistan, 1928–1937


Dissertation Awards for 35 students in 2016–17
—Contributed to Special Collection exhibition, "Adventures in the Soviet Imaginary: Children's Books and Graphic Art."