Professor Dan Healey


I would like to hear from potential DPhil students regarding Russian social, cultural, gender history of the 20th Century; history of Russian/Soviet sexualities; history of the Gulag; history of Russian/Soviet medicine. 

I would like to hear from potential potential Masters students looking at Russian and Soviet History.

I currently teach:


  Further subject “The Soviet Union, 1924-1941”
  Special subject “Terror and Forced Labour in Stalin’s Russia”


  • Russian Homophobia from Stalin to Sochi

  • ’Dramatological’ Trauma in the Gulag: Malingering and self-inflicted injuries and the prisoner-patient

  • La révolution sexuelle en URSS : des changements dynamiques sous la glace

  • Lives in the Balance: Weak and Disabled Prisoners and the Biopolitics of the Gulag

  • Chto takoe ‘traditsionnye seksual’nye otnosheniia’?