From 2006-2011 I studied Politics and Russian at the University of Bristol, covering a wide range of political topics from international relations and democratization to Africa, the European Union, the U.S. Presidency and the development of post-Communist states.

On the Russian side, in addition to an ab initio language program, I took a variety of history and literature units including Dostoevsky, contemporary Russian thought, the modern Russian novel and Soviet/Russian cinema.

Two of my final year politics research projects have been published on this site:

Throughout 2011 and 2012 I will regularly post material from my M.S. journalism course at Columbia.