Eliot Borenstein is Professor of Russian & Slavic Studies at New York University. He also contributes to the Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia's All the Russias blog.

His other online projects include:

Russia’s Alien Nations: The Secret Identities of Postsocialism (a book in progress)

Plots against Russia: Conspiracy and Fantasy after Socialism (published as a book by Cornell University Press in 2019).

Rereading Akunin

He can be reached by email at eb7@nyu.edu, on Twitter (@eliotb2002), and on Facebook.