Courses by instructor: Elizabeth McGuire
Elizabeth McGuire is a historian of global communism who teaches courses in modern Europe, modern Russia, and modern China. Her first book, The Sino-Soviet Romance: How Chinese Communists Fell in Love with the Russian Revolution, is forthcoming with Oxford University Press. She holds an AB honors from Harvard, an MA from Johns Hopkins, and a PhD from UC Berkeley. 2010-2012, Professor McGuire was an Academy Scholar at the Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies. She loves literature and speaks Russian, French, and Chinese.
Isaac Babel and the Russian Revolution: Lecture and Film
Dr. Elizabeth McGuire will talk about Isaac Babel's life and death. A life spanned some of the most dramatic, creative, and destructive moments in modern history, including the Russian Civil War, the avant-garde internationalist Soviet ...