2020-05-04Dear Colleagues! The Journal of Russian American Studies(JRAS) 4.1 (May 2020) has just been published! The editors of JRAS are thrilled to announce the new issue of the journal and the beginning of our fourth year! In this issue, Anton Fedyashin analyzes 1983 visit by American schoolgirl Samantha Smith to the USSR. Robert H. Davis, Jr. explores Russian art and Russian studies at Dartmouth through the case of Ralph S. Bartlett. Lyubov Ginzburg brings back to life the Russian experience of American journalist Bessie Beatty. There are also five book reviews and Field Notes. We are always looking for more people to participate. Consider us for articles, book reviews, manuscript reviews, and more. Sincerely, The Editors Journal of Russian American Studies(JRAS) Read more about JRAS 4.1 (May 2020) is Published!
JRAS 3.2 (November 2019) is Published! The editors of the Journal of Russian American Studies (JRAS) are pleased to announce the publication of our sixth issue. This completes the third year of publication of our journal! In this issue, you will find articles about Madeline Z. Doty in Russia during the First World War and Bolshevik Revolution by Julia Mickenberg. Donald W. Whisenhunt and William Benton Whisenhunt reveal some interesting passages of the travel diary of American businessman Sam Hill from his trips to Russia between 1899 and 1916. Recent Ph.D. recipient, Andrew Jacobs analyzes the Detente era 1972 Soviet-American Youth Conference. As usual, we have several Book Reviews and interesting information in the Field Notes.
As we reach the end of our third year of publication, we would like to thank all of those who have contributed to the journal, served on its editorial board, helped as manuscript reviewers and have read the journal! We are thrilled with the circulation of the journal worldwide. A special thanks to Marianne Reed, Pam LeRow, and the University of Kansas Libraries for all of their technical support of this journal.
For readers of the journal - join us! We are always looking for good articles to publish, books to review, and people to participate in the life of the journal. Spread the word!
2018-11-16Vol 2 No 2 (2018): Journal of Russian American Studies (JRAS)
The editorial board of the Journal of Russian American Studies (JRAS) is pleased to announce the publication of its new issue, volume 2, number 2 (2018). This issue includes article by Olga Molkina, Raphaelle Auclert, and Olga Porshneva. It also features five book reviews on recent books about Russian-American relations and Field Notes about events in the field.Read more about JRAS vol. 2, no. 2 (2018) Published!
We are thrilled to announce the publication of our first issue of a new and timely journal, Journal of Russian American Studies. This peer-reviewed journal will be a great forum for the discussion of Russian-American relations for years to come. We are very excited to publish our first issue which includes three sections, Articles, Book Reviews, and Field Notes. We are accepting manuscripts, books to review, and field notes now for our second issue which will be published in October 2017. We are planning for the theme of that issue to be Americans in the Russian Revolution.Read more about JRAS Volume I, Number 1
2016-10-17The Journal of Russian American Studies (JRAS) is a new online journal hosted by the University of Kansas Libraries. The editors want this journal to be an intellectual home for Russian American studies. The managing editors (Norman E. Saul and William Benton Whisenhunt) are excited to have an acclaimed international editorial board: Lee Farrow, David Foglesong, Lyubov Ginzburg, Ivan Kurilla, Matt Miller, and Victoria Zhuravleva. The editors will solicit, review, select, and edit articles and book reviews for the journal. Read more about Announcing the Journal of Russian American Studies