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Ronald Suny

Ronald Suny

William H. Sewell, Jr. Distinguished University Professor of History, Professor of Political Science, University of Michigan

Biography

RONALD GRIGOR SUNY is Wiliam H. Sewell Distinguished University Professor of History at the University of Michigan; Emeritus Professor of Political Science and History at the University of Chicago; and Senior Researcher at the Higher School of Economics, National Research University, St. Petersburg, Russia.  He is author of The Baku Commune, 1917-1918; The Making of the Georgian Nation; Looking Toward Ararat:  Armenia in Modern History; The Revenge of the Past:  Nationalism, Revolution, and the Collapse of the Soviet Union; The Soviet Experiment:  Russia, the USSR, and the Successor States; “They Can Live in the Desert But Nowhere Else”: A History of the Armenian Genocide; co-author of Russia’s Empires; and co-editor of A Question of Genocide:  Armenians and Turks at the End of the Ottoman Empire.