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Research Overview Selected Publications Editor, translator, and introduction. Russian edition, 2007. A Herzen Reader. By Alexander Herzen, critical essay by Robert Harris, Northwestern UP, 2012. Russian edition, 2007. Russia's Dangerous Texts: Politics Between the Lines. Yale UP, 2004. With James H. Billington. The Search for a New Russian National Identity: Russian Perspectives. Library of Congress, 2003. Part of the Project on Russian Political Leaders funded by a Carnegie Foundation grant to James H. Billington and the Library of Congress. Russian edition, 2004. Russian Village Prose: The Radiant Past. Princeton UP, 1992. Fifty published scholarly articles, and one hundred scholarly presentations in the US, Canada, Australia, Russia, the UK, Ireland, the Netherlands, Sweden, Norway, Finland, and Germany Honors and Activities Mercer Brugler Distinguished Teaching Professor Fulbright-Hays Kennan Institute for Advanced Russian Studies (3) International Research and Exchanges Board (3) NEH; ACLS; SSRC New York State Council for the Humanities Columbia University Seminars Publications Grant Book Prize for Best Scholarly Translation into English for "A Herzen Reader," American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages (AATSEEL), 2013 Choice magazine named "Russia's Dangerous Texts" one of the "best of the best" academic books for 2005 Founding editor, "Tolstoy Studies Journal" Guest editor, "Russian Studies in History" Guest editor, "Slavic and East European Journal" Editorial board, "Slavic and East European Journal"