Article Prize

Soyuz’s inaugural article prize, recognizing an outstanding article in postsocialist studies published by a junior scholar in the preceding year, was awarded in 2016 to Dr. Inna Leykin for her article “Rodologia: Genealogy as Therapy in Post Soviet Russia,” which appeared in Ethos:

Receiving honorable mentions were:

Dr. Tatiana Chudakova, for her Medical Anthropology Quarterly article “Caring for Strangers: Aging, Traditional Medicine, and Collective Care in Post-socialist Russia:”
Dr. Liene Ozolina-Fitzgerald, for her article “A State of Limbo: The Politics of Waiting in Neo-Liberal Latvia” which appeared in the British Journal of Sociology: