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Dan Healey <email@example.com>
Department of History, University of Wales Swansea
Gender, sexuality and medicine in Imperial and Soviet Russia. Forensic medicine and sexual crime in Soviet Russia. Masculinity in Russian history and culture.
|Address:||Department of History, University of Wales Swansea
Swansea, Wales SA2 8PP
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|Interests:||History of Science, Medicine, and Technology
Women, Gender, and Sexuality
Dr Dan Healey
Senior Lecturer in History
Department of History
University of Wales Swansea
Swansea SA2 8PP
Tel. +44+ (0)1792-295980
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BA (1981), Russian Language and Literature, University of Toronto
MA (1991) School of Slavonic and East European Studies, University of London
MA (1993), Ph.D. (1998) University of Toronto
1998 – 2000: Research Fellow, Centre for the History of Medicine, University of Glasgow
2000 – 2003: Lecturer in History, Department of History, University of Wales Swansea
2003 – present: Senior Lecturer in History, Department of History, University of Wales Swansea
Monograph & Edited Collection
Homosexual Desire in Revolutionary Russia: The Regulation of Sexual and Gender Dissent (Chicago & London: University of Chicago Press, 2001). Pp. Xvi + 392.
Designated proxime accessit for the Royal Historical Society’s 2001 Gladstone History Book Prize.
Russian Masculinities in History and Culture (Basingstoke & New York: Palgrave, 2002). Pp. Ix + 242. Jointly edited with Barbara Evans Clements and Rebecca Friedman.
Articles and Book Chapters
"Can We 'Queer'Early Modern Russia?" in Queer Masculinities, 1550-1800: Siting Same-Sex Desire in the Early Modern World. Eds Katherine O'Donnell and Michael O'Rourke (Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2005).
"Sexual and Gender Dissent: Homosexuality as Resistance in Stalin’s Russia" in Contending with Stalinism: Soviet Power and Popular Resistance in the 1930s. Ed. Lynne Viola (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2002), pp. 139-69.
"Homosexual Existence and Existing Socialism: New Light on the Repression of Male Homosexuality in Stalin's Russia," GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies, 8, 3 (2002): 349-78.
"Izcheznovenie russkoi tetki, ili kak rodilas’ sovetskaia gomofobiia" in O muzhe(n)stvennosti, ed. Sergei Ushakin (Moscow: Novoe literaturnoe obozrenie, 2002), pp. 414-31.
"Masculine Purity and ‘Gentlemen’s Mischief’: Sexual Exchange and Prostitution between Russian Men, 1861-1941," Slavic Review, 60, 2 (2001): 233-65.
"Unruly Identities: Soviet Psychiatry Confronts the Female Homosexual of the 1920s" in Gender in Russian History and Culture, ed. Linda Edmondson (Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2001), pp. 116-38.
"Moscow" in Queer Sites: Gay Urban Histories since 1600. Ed. David Higgs (London: Routledge, 1999), pp. 38 - 60.
National and International Recognition
Member, International Advisory Committee, "The Future of the Queer Past" Conference, University of Chicago, September 2000.
Peer referee for articles submitted to Slavic Review, GLQ, Sexuality, The Russian Review.
Consultant/interviewee, Oxford Film and Television documentary for Channel Four, “Rasputin, The Devil in the Flesh” broadcast 12 February 2002.
Reviewer of MSS for Cambridge University Press (1999), Manchester University Press (2002).
Reviews Editor, Gender & History (2004-present).
Co-chair, Sexuality Network, European Social Science History Conference, Berlin, March – April 2004; Amsterdam, March 2006.
Updated 22 February 2006