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Paula A. Michaels

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A specialist in twentieth-century Russian and Central Asian history, Paula Michaels is the recipient of numerous awards and grants, including from the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation, the American Council of Learned Societies, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the National Institutes of Health. Her book Curative Powers: Medicine and Empire in Stalin's Central Asia (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2003) won the Association for Women in Slavic Studies' Heldt Prize and was a finalist for the PEN Center USA Literary Award. Michaels teaches history and international studies at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia.

Interview on New Books in History

Describing Lamaze: An International History as "excellent" and "a revelation on every page," Marshall Poe recently interviewed author Paula Michaels about the book for the podcast New Books in History. Have a listen: http://newbooksinhistory.com/2014/05/... Read more of this blog post »
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