Svetlana Boym

Svetlana Boym, the Curt Hugo Reisinger Professor of Slavic and Comparative Literatures at Harvard University, is a writer and an artist. She is the author of The Future of Nostalgia, Another Freedom: The Alternative History of an Idea, a play The Woman Who Shot Lenin, and a novel Ninochka. She is working on a film based on the story of her refugee camp.

A Soviet Drop-Out’s Journey to Freedom

In search of the traces of my refugee transit camp in Vienna, on my way to America

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