Professor Kristen R. Ghodsee

Publications


Monographs

Kristen R Ghodsee, The Red Riviera: Gender, Tourism and Postsocialism on the Black Sea (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2005)

Kristen R Ghodsee, Muslim Lives in Eastern Europe: Gender, Ethnicity and the Transformation of Islam in Postsocialist Bulgaria (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press 2010)

Kristen R Ghodsee, Lost in Transition: Ethnographies of Everyday Life After Communism (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2011)Rachel Connelly and Kristen R. Ghodsee. Professor Mommy: Finding Work/Family Balance in Academia (Baltimore, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2011)
Kristen R Ghodsee, The Left Side of History: World War II and the Unfulfilled Promise of Communism in Eastern Europe (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2015)
Kristen R Ghodsee, From Notes to Narrative: Writing Ethnorgraphies that Everyone Can Read, (Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2016)
Articles (Journal)

Miroslava Nikolova and Kristen Ghodsee, "Socialist Wallpaper: Popular Education, Bitova Kultura and the Bulgarian Women's Committee, 1968-1990, Social Politics, 22(3), Fall 2015: 319-340

Kristen Ghodsee, "Internationalisme socialiste et féminisme d'État pendant la Guerre froide. Les relations entre Bulgarie et Zambie ", Clio. Femmes, genre, histoire, 41, Fall 2015, "Le 'socialisme réel' à l'épreuve du genre," sous la direction de Sandrine Kott et Françoise Thébaud: 115-137

Kristen Ghodsee, "A Tale of Two Totalitarianisms: The Crisis of Capitalism and the Historical Memory of Communism," History of the Present: A Journal of Critical History, 4(2), Fall 2014: 115-142
Kristen Ghodsee, "Pressuring the Politburo: The Committee of the Bulgarian Women's Movement and State Socialist Feminism," Slavic Review, 73(3), Fall 2014: 538-562

Kristen Ghodsee, "Research Note: The historiographical challenges of exploring Second World-Third World alliances in the international women's movement," Global Social Policy, 14(2), 2014: 244-264

Kristen Ghodsee, "Rethinking State Socialist Mass Women's Organizations The Committee of the Bulgarian Women's Movement and the United Nations Decade for Women, 1975-1985," Journal of Women's History, (24)4, Winter 2012: 49-73.

Kristen Ghodsee, "The Cold War Politicization of Literacy: UNESCO, Communism, and the World Bank," with Charles Dorn, Diplomatic History, 36(2) 2011: 373-398

Articles (Book)

Kristen Ghodsee, "Secularism without Liberalism: Post-Ottoman Symphoneia, Human Rights and American Foreign Policy in Southeastern Europe" in Eastern Christianity and Politics in the 21st Century, New York: Routledge, 2014.

Kristen Ghodsee, Жените в Червено: Комитетът на Движението на Българските Жени и Развитието на Прогресивните Женски Движения в Африка и Азия, 1980 - 1985 Г. in Gender and Transition, 1938-1958, Sofia: Center for Women's Studies and Policies (in Bulgarian)

Kristen Ghodsee, "Regulating Religious Symbols in Public Schools: The Legal Status of the Islamic Headscarf in Bulgaria," in Sieglinde Rosenberger and Birgit Sauer (eds.) Politics, Religion and Gender: Framing and Regulating the Veil, New York: Routledge, 2011

Reviews

Review of "Remembering Communism: Private and Public Recollections of Lived Experience in Southeast Europe," in H-Net Reviews, November 2015.

Review of "Staging Socialist Femininity," in Aspasia: The International Yearbook of Central, Eastern, and Southeastern European Women's and Gender History, Vol. 9, 2015

Review of "Transforming Faith: The Story of Al-Huda and Islamic Revivalism among Urban Pakistani Women," in American Ethnologist, 40(1), 2013: 219-220

Review of "Eastern Christians in Anthropological Perspective," Politics, Religion and Ideology (12)4: 471-472 Review of "Women's Social Activism in the New Ukraine," American Ethnologist, (38)4: 834-835