Sean Griffin

Academic Appointments

Lecturer in Russian and Religion

Sean Griffin is an interdisciplinary scholar of Russia and Ukraine. His research focuses primarily on the history of the Orthodox Church and its role in the making of cultural memory: from the liturgy and chronicles of medieval Kyiv, to the dissident novels and digital propaganda of modern Moscow.

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Selected Publications

Works In Progress

The Second Baptism of Rus: Cultural Memory after Communism (under contract with Cornell University Press)

Russian Orthodoxy in Alaska: Old World Faith in the New World (documentary film)