I wrote something about Russia and the G20 in this PRIMO blog post.
I’ve had a few people express interest in my MPhil research recently so while I’m still working up articles for publication from that time, I’m making the thesis available to download here.
Full title: “Re-imagining the Collective: The role of informal networks, NGOs, and the state in providing welfare for pensioners in Cherkassy, Ukraine, 2011-2012.”
A visit to Atlanta this week to speak at Georgia Tech / KSU’s International Symposium on US-Russian Relations in Global Context. I spoke on my work developing a critical geopolitical reading of aid, applied to Russia’s foreign policy in the “middle abroad.”
A short overview of the roundtable at St Petersburg State University, which I helped organise and presented at in December, is available in English and Russian via the PRIMO blog.