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Ana-Teodora Kurkina

Ana-Teodora Kurkina
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Ana is a social historian who holds a PhD in history from LMU Munich and UR Regensburg. She earned her second MA from Central European University, Budapest and her first MA from MSU, Moscow. When she is not writing about art and propaganda, she plays strategic boardgames. Her professional interests revolve around Eastern Europe.

Ivan Aivazovsky: Master of Marine Art

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Prestige, Popularity, and Progress: A History of The Paris Salon

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