Lynne Viola

Lynne Viola is professor of history at the University of Toronto. She
is the author of Peasant Rebels Under Stalin: Collectivization and
the Culture of Peasant Resistance
(Oxford) and is currently writing a
history of the forced deportation of peasants under Stalin.

The Gray Zone The Gray Zone

On a hot, dusty summer day in 1998, I drove with friends from Smolensk to the village of Zagor'e to meet Ivan Tvardovsky, a survivor of Stalin's forced-labor camps and the brot...

Sep 25, 2003 / Books & the Arts / Lynne Viola