Zosha K Winegar-Schultz

Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • B.A.: Media and Cultural Studies, Russian Studies, Macalester College, Saint Paul, MN, 2016.

Curriculum Vitae


  • Russian women's studies
  • popular culture and media
  • modern Russian literature and culture
  • media studies
  • Film and media studies
  • critical theory and cultural studies
  • race, class, gender, and sexuality studies
Research & Professional Activities


  • ЯСама, ФоткаСебя: The Селфи as Domestic Policy and Practice in Russia: Understanding the manifestations of contemporary Russian politics surrounding gender, sexuality, nationalism, pro-natalism, and "Russianess" in contemporary Russian self-imagery on social media., Winter 2016 - Ongoing
  • Lovelessness: Нелюбовь's Critique of Gender and the State: An exploration of how Andrey Zvyagintsev's movie examines roles of patriarchy, motherhood, and gender in relation to political legitimacy and power in contemporary Russian domesticity and domestic politics. , Winter 2018 - Ongoing
  • Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship, Academic Year for Advanced Russian, August 2017 - May 2018
  • Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship (FLAS), Summer for Intermediate Russian, June 2017 - August 2017
  • Summer Research Grant, June 2019 - August 2019