Author Archives: Lynne Viola

About Lynne Viola

Lynne Viola is University Professor of Russian History at the University of Toronto

Gulag Boss: Scribblings

Deborah Kaple’s publication of Gulag Boss: A Soviet Memoir is a real achievement and a significant contribution to the burgeoning field of gulag studies. Mochulsky’s memoir presents a rare first-person description of the gulag by an NKVD employee working on … Continue reading

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