The Society of Historians of East European, Eurasian, and Russian Art and Architecture, Inc. (SHERA) is an affiliated society of the College Art Association (CAA) and of the Association of Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ASEEES). As such, it is a not-for-profit corporation oriented exclusively towards the support of scholarship. The purpose of SHERA is to promote research, provide a forum for ongoing conversations on areas of mutual interest, and foster contacts and collaboration among scholars of East European, Eurasian, and Russian art and architecture through activities such as an online newsletter, a discussion network, active participation in research conferences, and book reviews. SHERA runs a website, H-Net discussion network, Facebook page, and Twitter feed, and organizes sessions at scholarly conferences administered by CAA and ASEEES.


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    Maria Taroutina


    January 2022–December 2022

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    Aglaya Glebova

    President - Elect

    January 2022–January 2023

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    Christina Crawford

    Outgoing President

    January 2022–December 2022

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    Maja Babic


    January 2022–January 2024

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    Ekaterina Heath

    Communications Officer

    January 2020–December 2021

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    Özlem Eren

    Graduate Student Communications Fellow

    January 2022–December 2023