History of Soviet Russia
"Crisis, Debate, and Dissent in Soviet Cinema under Stalin: The Experience of Film Workers on the Artistic Council of Mosfilm, 1939-1941"
Working Dissertation Title:
"Inside Stalin's Documentary Filmmaking Industry, 1926-1945: Soviet Documentary Filmmaking Practices and the Crafting of an Official Film Record of the 1930s and the Great Patriotic War"
The impact of the Second World War on the Soviet Union; Stalinist documentary and newsreel practices; and High Stalinism, its evolution and impact on the Soviet Union.