Nina Khrushcheva

Russia, 1964

Nina L. Khrushcheva, great-granddaughter of former Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev, teaches international affairs at New School in New York. She is a senior fellow of the World Policy Institute and editor of the international network Project Syndicate. She obtained her PhD at Princeton and wrote articles in publications such as The Los Angeles Times, The Washington Post and The New York Times. Khrushcheva published Imagining Nabokov: Russia Between Art and Politics (2007) and The Lost Khrushchev: A Family Journey into the Gulag of the Russian Mind (2014).