Natalia Koulinka

TitleGraduate student
DivisionHumanities Division
DepartmentHistory of Consciousness Department
Web Site The Stanford Post-Soviet Post
OfficeHum 1 Rm 115,
United States
Campus Mail StopHistory Of Consciousness
Natalia Koulinka

Biography, Education and Training


Degree in Journalism from Belarus State University, Minsk, Belarus.


Sept 2011 – June 2013 Co-founder and Russian-language editor of        

The Stanford Post-Soviet Post, online publication of the Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies, Stanford University.

Sept 2001 – Sept 2008 Journalism Instructor, School of Journalism, Belatus State University. 



2008 Winner of Fulbright Scholarship 

2008 – 2009 Knight Fellowship for Professional Journalists, Stanford University





Selected Publications

  • Book of interviews (co-authored) A Time of Hopes that Never Came True: 17 interviews with Belarusian Journalists about the 1990s. Minsk: Lohvinau, 2014. - P. 318 (in Russian).

  • Belarus and Its Flight From Democracy: Political discourse and the people’s choice in the 1994 presidential elections,” Ideology and Politics # 1, 2012, pp. 21 – 38.

Selected Presentations

“Framing Presidential Elections in Belarus: What, How, and Why Journalists Did,” The 43rd Annual Convention of the Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies, 2011 November 17 - 20, Washington, D.C.

“Western Aid to the Belarusian Mass Media in the 1990s,” The 42nd Annual Convention of the Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies, 2010 November 19 – 22 Los Angeles.

 “Contemporary Politics, Memory of the Great Patriotic War, and the Media in Belarus,” the conference “Media and Memory in Russia, Eastern Europe, and Eurasia”, 2010 March 5 Stanford University.