Graduate Student Bios

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Yarden Avital
Email: yavital@history.rutgers.edu
Current Research: Modern European History, Global and Comparative

Yarden received her BA  in history and linguistics from Tel Aviv university. Her MA is also from TAU, in the unit for culture research. She is currently pursuing her PhD in Modern European History. Her research centers around Soviet history, Soviet Jewry, memory and history, oral history, discourse and narrative analysis, and psychoanalysis and Lacanian Theory.