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Scholarly Zeit Guest Podcast with Irina Sandomirskaja
October 18, 2023

Irina Sandomirskaja, Professor of Cultural Studies at Södertörn University, is the featured guest on the new, second season of Scholarly Zeit Guest, a podcast hosted by Tatiana Efremova and Mark Lipovetsky. In this episode, titled “Instrumentalizing Critique/Critiquing Instrumentalization,” they discuss the difference between literary and area studies departments, question whether our field could have predicted post-Soviet crises, and explore the dangers of affective appropriation of history (as well as ways of looking beyond it).


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