Andrei A. Znamenski
Assistant Professor of History
Office: Mitchell Hall
Candidate of Historical Sciences
St. Petersburg Pedagogical
University, St. Petersburg, Russia
PhD, University of Toledo, OH
(Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2007)
“Power of Myth: Popular Ethnonationalism and Nationality Building in Mountain Altai, 1904-1922,”Acta Slavica Iaponica 22 (2005): 25-52.
Shamanism:Critical Concepts in Sociology. 3 vols. London: Routledge/Taylor & Francis, 2004
Shamanism in Siberia: Russian Records of Indigenous Spirituality. Dordrecht (The Netherlands): Kluwer/Springer, 2003.
Through Orthodox Eyes: Russian Missionary Narratives of Travels to the Dena'ina and Ahtna, 1850s-1930s. Fairbanks: University of Alaska Press, 2003.
Shamanism and Christianity: Native Encounters with Russian Orthodox Missions in Siberia and Alaska, 1820-1917. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1999.
"They Want to Accept Baptism Very Much": An Abortive
Orthodox Mission to the Ahtna Indians, 1850s-1930s (paper presentation at
the Library of Congress conference "Meetings of Frontiers" (2001).
Snapshots of field and archive research and travel: