Micah Butler: “White Nights and Scarlet Sails: Measuring Modern Carnival through the Bakhtinian Lens”

Elliot Doley: “What is Our Russian Empire?”

Sydney French: “The Mariinskii Ballet: Changing the World One PliĆ© at a Time”

Caitlin Jamison: “Coups, Revolutions, and Massacres: The Winter Palace as a Symbol of Power”

Corinne Nordt: “Russian Identity and the Matreshka Doll”

Jessica Tiblin: “A Tale of Two Parks: The Alexander Garden and Divo Ostrov”