A guide to the New East

Alexis Lerner

Alexis Lerner is the director of Post-Soviet Graffiti, a research project that focuses on soft protest in hybrid and authoritarian states. She is also a doctoral student in Political Science at the University of Toronto and a research delegate with Stanford University's US-Russia Forum. In addition to academic publications, she has written for Foreign Policy, Radio Free Europe/ Radio Liberty and, in 2015, authored a chapter in the book Public Art (Now): Out of Time, Out of Place (edited by Claire Doherty).