Mock Trial on Stalin and Stalinism

Mock Trial on Stalin and Stalinism

Date: March 28, 2012
Creator: Velikanova, Olga V.
Description: This poster describes an experiential learning activity for the UNT course History 5040, Historiography of Stalinism. The goal is to apply critical reasoning to Stalin's politics in a courtroom environment.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
The Peasant Union Movement: The Quest for the Political Organization of Peasants in the Soviet Union in the 1920s

The Peasant Union Movement: The Quest for the Political Organization of Peasants in the Soviet Union in the 1920s

Date: 2007
Creator: Velikanova, Olga V.
Description: This book chapter discusses the peasant union movement and the quest for the political organization of peasants in the Soviet Union in the 1920s.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Legacy of Stalinism in Modern Russia: Historical Trauma, Memory and Forgetting

Legacy of Stalinism in Modern Russia: Historical Trauma, Memory and Forgetting

Date: April 12, 2013
Creator: Velikanova, Olga V.
Description: This poster presentation discusses research on a transformative instructional initiative on globalizing curriculum. The project involved students learning about the legacy of Stalinism in modern Russia and connecting students to their virtual peers in Russia via the internet.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
The Myth of the Besieged Fortress: Soviet Mass Perception in the 1920s - 1930s

The Myth of the Besieged Fortress: Soviet Mass Perception in the 1920s - 1930s

Date: 2002
Creator: Velikanova, Olga V.
Description: This work discusses Soviet mass perception from the 1920s to the 1930s. This work was supported by the Research Support Scheme of the Open Society Support Foundation, grant No. 805/1998, and by the Centre for Russian and East European Studies, University of Toronto, Canada. The work has also greatly benefitted from the discussion at the workshops held by the Stalin-Era Research and Archives Project at CREES, University of Toronto.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Image of the Future in Russian Communism: Narratives of the Collective Representations in the 1920s in the USSR

Image of the Future in Russian Communism: Narratives of the Collective Representations in the 1920s in the USSR

Date: 2006
Creator: Velikanova, Olga V.
Description: This article discusses the image of the future in Russian communism.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Re-creating Mankind: The Philosophy and Actualization of the "New Soviet Man"

Re-creating Mankind: The Philosophy and Actualization of the "New Soviet Man"

Date: April 14, 2011
Creator: Savage, Jon & Velikanova, Olga V.
Description: This paper reports on the author's research, which is fundamentally an exploration into the dynamics of what has been conceptualized as the "New Soviet Man."
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College