Alexey Golubev (PhD)

Assistant Professor of Russian History


University of Houston

Forschung und Projekte


Monographien (und Dissertation)

Alexey Golubev and Irina Takala. The Search for a Socialist El Dorado: Finnish Immigration from the United States and Canada to Soviet Karelia in the 1930s. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University Press; Winnipeg, MB: University of Manitoba Press, 2014. 274 p.


“‘A Wonderful Song of Wood’: Heritage Architecture of North Russia and the Soviet Quest for Historical Authenticity,” Rethinking Marxism 29.1 (2017): 142–172.
“Affective Machines or the Inner Self? Drawing the Boundaries of the Female Body in the Socialist Romantic Imagination,” Canadian Slavonic Papers/Revue canadienne des slavistes 58.2 (2016): 141–159.
“Time in 1:72 Scale: Plastic Historicity of Soviet Models,” Kritika: Explorations in Russian and Eurasian History 17.1 (2016): 69–94.

Herausgeberschaften und Editionen

XX vek: Pisma voiny [The Twentieth Century: War Letters], ed. by Serguei Oushakine and Alexey Golubev. Moscow: Novoe literaturnoe obozrenie. 840 p.

Forschungsinteressen und Arbeitsgebiete

Russian history; Northern Europe; history of knowledge