Russia and Eurasia Experts
Assistant Director of Research, Center for International Trade and Security
Fellow, American Bar Foundation
Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Director of Research, Democratic Initiatives Foundation
Senior Researcher, Institute for Developing Countries, University of Zagreb
Director, National Institute of Psychiatry
Professor of Russian, Columbia University
Senior Researcher, Institute of Sociology, Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg Branch
Independent Scholar, Washington D.C.
Leah Bendavid-Val is a historian of photography who has worked with Russian photographers for more than two decades. She is the author most recently of Song Without Words: The Photographs & Diaries of Countess Sophia Tolstoy (published in October 2007). Her two earlier books about Russian photographers and themes are Propaganda & Dreams (1999); and Changing Reality (1991).Bendavid-Va...