Polly Zavadivker

Polly Zavadivker is Assistant Professor of History and Jewish Studies at the University of Delaware. She is the editor and translator of the recently published The 1915 Diary of S. An-sky: A Russian Jewish Writer at the Eastern Front (Indiana University Press). Her work has been published in journals including East European Jewish Affairs, The Simon Dubnow Institute Yearbook, Russian Review, and others. She is currently at work on a manuscript entitled “Blood and Ink: Jewish Chroniclers of Catastrophe in Twentieth Century Russia.”

On Writing Catastrophe: Jewish Chroniclers of War in Twentieth-Century Russia

Jews in the Rubble: A Reading List of Soviet Jewish Eyewitness Accounts of World War I