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Catriona Kelly is Professor of Russian at the University of Oxford. She has published a wide variety of books on topics that include Russian modernism, gender history, and national identity. Her study of cultural memory in Leningrad/St. Petersburg, St. Petersburg: Shadows of the Past, was published by Yale University Press in 2014. She contributes frequently to The Guardian and has published translations of various Russian poets, among them Tsvetaeva, Mayakovsky and Olga Sedakova.