Anna Shadrina is a gender researcher and writer based in London. She is a research associate at the Center for Gender Studies, European Humanities University (Vilnius, Lithuania), and a PhD student at Birkbeck University, London.
Svetlana Alexievich: the pain and dignity of life in the Soviet experiment
The work of Belarusian Nobel Prize winner Svetlana Alexievich creates a space for voices unheard and ignored. We...
Blacklists in Belarus
This is presidential election year, which usually means a tightening of the screws on any hint of opposition.
What is threatening ‘traditional family values’ in Russia today?
Russia’s elite has played the cultural conservative card for several years now, and events in Ukraine mean that...