Erika Monahan

Visting Associate Professor
Department(s): 
History
Education: 
B.A. Dartmouth College
Ph. D. Stanford University

Selected Publications

Book

The Merchants of Siberia: Trade in Early Modern Eurasia (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2016).

Edited volume

Seeing Muscovy Anew: Politics–Institutions–Culture. Essays Honoring Nancy Shields Kollmann. Edited by Michael Flier, Valerie Kivelson, Erika Monahan, and Daniel B. Rowland (Bloomington, IN: Slavica, 2017).

Articles

“Moving Pictures: Tobol’sk ‘Traveling’ in Early Modern Texts,Canadian-American Slavic Studies 52.2–3 (forthcoming, 2018).

“Salt Wars and Salted Coffee: At Home with the Filat’evs,” in Seeing Muscovy Anew: Politics–Institutions–Culture. Essays Honoring Nancy Shields Kollmann. Edited by Michael Flier, Valerie Kivelson, Erika Monahan, and Daniel K. Rowland (Bloomington, IN: Slavica, 2017).

“Locating Rhubarb: Early Modernity’s Relevant Obscurity,” in Early Modern Things: Objects and their Histories, 1500–1800, ed. Paula Findlen (London: Routledge, 2013).

“Gavril Romanov Nikitin: A Merchant Portrait,” in Russia’s People of Empire: Life Stories from Eurasia, 1500–Present, ed. by Willard Sunderland and Stephen Norris (Bloomington: University of Indiana Press, 2012).

“Uraisko Kaibulin: Bukharan in a Borderland,” in Portraits of Old Russia: Imagined Lives of Ordinary People, 1300–1725, ed. by Donald Ostrowski and Marshall T. Poe (Armonk, NY: M.E. Sharpe, 2011).

"Virtue and Vice: Controlling Commodities in Early Modern Siberia,” in Tobacco in Russian History and Culture: The Seventeenth Century to the Present, ed. by Matthew Romaniello and Tricia Starks (New York: Routledge, 2009).