Katherine Jolluck

Senior Lecturer in History
Ph.D., Stanford University, East European and Russian History (1995)
M.A., Stanford University, East European and Russian History (1990)
B.A., Harvard University, Russian and Soviet Studies (1985)
Katherine Jolluck

Katherine R. Jolluck is Senior Lecturer in Modern East European History.  She has also taught at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the Naval Post-Graduate School in Monterey.  A specialist on the history of twentieth-century Eastern Europe and Russia, she focuses on the topics of women and war, women in communist societies, the Soviet Gulag, nationalism, anti-Semitism, and human trafficking.  Interested in public service, she offers service-learning courses and is active in the Bay Area anti-trafficking community.

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March 6, 2018
In HISTORY 201: “From Confederate Monuments to Wikipedia: The Politics of Remembering the Past,” students will explore the purpose, practices and issues surrounding history today. Offered by history senior lecturer Katherine Jolluck this spring, the new course intends to — according to its course description — “examine various ways that history is...


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