Dan Healey is professor of Modern Russian History at the University of Oxford. He is the author of several books and articles on modern Russian history, including Homosexual Desire in Revolutionary Russia: The Regulation of Sexual and Gender Dissent (2001) — which was designated proxime accessit for the Royal Historical Society's 2001 Gladstone History Book Prize — and Bolshevik Sexual Forensics: Diagnosing Sexual Disorder in Clinic and Courtroom, 1917-1939 (2009). He is also the editor of Soviet Medicine: Culture, Practice, Science (2010), with F. Bernstein and C. Burton, and Russian Masculinities in History and Culture (2002), with B. Clements and R. Friedman.
Politics of Hate
Samuel Huneke reviews Dan Healey’s “Russian Homophobia from Stalin to Sochi,” a look at the development of homophobia as a political strategy in Russia....