Famines and Zhuts

On a handful of occasions, I have encountered an interesting phenomenon in conversation with some citizens of the Republic of … More


“And… so what?” The question that many fear to encounter after delivering an agonizingly-constructed, seemingly-whole argument is a powerful tool. … More

Kazakh History in the 1940s

I recently requested Istoriia Kazakhskoi SSR s drevneishikh vremen do nashikh dnei [History of the Kazakh Soviet Socialist Republic from … More