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Janet Elise Johnson and Mara Lazda

, reflective and complex—is an account of dozens of Ann's visits to the region, building NEWW, teaching students, and participating in protests, as well as her experience hosting visitors from the region. She embraces the conundrum of the visitor's position

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Sharon A. Kowalsky

contributed to the creation of new Romanian class and national identities, as governesses transmitted Western ideals to their students while also adapting to the realities and demands of the local context. Working in both private homes and state

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Zilka Spahić Šiljak

nacionalizam (Sarajevo: Buybook, 2004), 13. 6 Daniela Ćudić, Approaches to Political Gender Equality in Bosnia-Herzegovina , LUP Student Papers, Department of Political Science (Lund: Lund University, 2018), http

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Issues of Gender Representation in Modern Greek Art

The Case of Thaleia Flora-Caravia's Photographic Images and Self-Portraits

Despoina Tsourgianni

Georgios Iakovidis (1853–1932), 7 and Anton Ažbe (1862–1905), 8 as women were not accepted as students at the prestigious School of Fine Arts. Her time in the Bavarian capital played a major role not only in shaping the bold and independent character of

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Marija Bulatović and Višnja Krstić

found a spiritual liaison. The travelogue consists of two epistolary records from Madras sent to unspecified addressees, more precisely to women students, or to young girls. The English translation of Pisma is precise, distinctly following the thought

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Gendered Images and Soviet Subjects

How the Komsomol Archive Enriched My Understanding of Gender in Soviet War Culture

Adrienne M. Harris

with the methods of gender history. As I evolved from a graduate student in a Slavic languages and literatures program to a scholar who publishes on gender history, two archives have shaped the development of my research questions; I will discuss these

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Public Health in Eastern Europe

Visible Modernization and Elusive Gender Transformation

Evguenia Davidova

highly palpable, will be encouraged by the use of rich primary sources and nuanced conceptualization of public health. The books would be of interest to international students and researchers engaged not only in the European social history of medicine but

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“Maternal Impressions”

Disability Memoirs in Socialist Poland

Natalia Pamula

student and she intervened many times on his behalf with the school authorities). The end of the book discusses her transformation into a disability activist, which results in maintaining a closer and consistent contact with the state. She starts working

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Crossing Boundaries

The Case of Wanda Wasilewska and Polish Communism

Agnieszka Mrozik

teach passivity but rather encouraged activity. 33 This was a certain type of activism: teaching, writing articles for leftist papers, canvassing in the countryside, organizing workers’ libraries or participating in student theatre, with which

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“Amongst Affectionate Female Friends”

Same-Sex Intimacy in Nineteenth-Century Polish Correspondence

Natalie Cornett

loving relationship between the two women, but one that Żmichowska treated with the kind of distance a mentor has for an overzealous student. Żmichowska encouraged Grabowska's studies and writing, and even wanted to collaborate with her, but she did not