Producing, Consuming & Perceiving Prisons in the Former Soviet UnionIn The Gulag's Shadow
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Kazakh region undertakes ‘Scared Straight’ initiative
30/01/2019
Kazakh region undertakes ‘Scared Straight’ initiative: police and officials shown inside Kazakh prisons In the Aktobe region of Kazakhstan, the local authorities have developed their own version of a ‘scared...Read More


Award-winning Gulag novel to be published in English
14/01/2019
The Calvert Journal included the novel Zuleikha by Guzel Yakhina in its must-read books from Eastern Europe for 2019. The novel, set in 1930s Russia, tells the story of a...Read More


Welcome to the latest addition to the team!
25/01/2019
Our little family just keeps growing!Read More


Resource database takes form
18/01/2019
On the shoulders of giants - the IGS Team sets out to provide a useful compilation of resources for researchers and others.Read More


Mapping begins
30/11/2018
Work begins on bringing together leading research on the former Soviet Union.Read More


IGS team members present at the American Society for Criminology
01/11/2018
Soviet criminal justice meets the American Society of CriminologyRead More