New East Symposium
llya Budraitskis is a political and social theorist, previously based in Moscow. He recently joined UC, Berkeley as a visiting scholar. He writes regularly for Jacobin, Republic.ru, Colta.ru, Posle.media and other outlets. Budraitskis’s essay collection, Dissidents among Dissidents: Ideology, Politics and The Left in Post-Soviet Russia, was published by Verso in 2022.