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Lily Scott

Visiting Assistant Professor of History


LA 258
Office Hours

Fall 2023: Fridays, 2-4 and by appointment

Personal Summary

Lily Scott is a cultural historian of Russia and the Soviet Union. Her first book (in progress) is a cultural history of collectivization, with a focus on how peasant and proletarian authors write about environmental transformation. Her research focuses on the early Soviet and Stalinist periods. Additional research interests include post-Socialism, Russian literature, environmental history,  visual culture, Balkan studies, art history, and film. 


PhD University of California, Berkeley 

MA University of California, Berkeley 

BA University of Montana 

Field of Study

Russian and Soviet History; Eastern Europe; Modern Europe