Acknowledgements / Introduction /
1. Boundaries and the Political: A Cultural Semiotic Contribution to the Debate /
2. Beyond the Semiosphere: Signifying Corporeality and Displacements /
3. Excavating the Soviet: from Explosion to Erasure /
4. Playing Games with Europe: Between Accomodation and Subversion / Conclusion / Bibliography / Notes on transliteration and empirical data / Index
Andrey Makarychev is guest Professor at the Johan Skytte Institute of Political Science, the University of Tartu, Estonia. He is co-editor of Changing Political and Economic Regimes in Russia (2013). Alexandra Yatsyk is Director of the Center for Cultural Studies of Post-Socialism at the Kazan Federal University, Russia and guest researcher at the Centre for Russian and Eurasian Studies, the University of Uppsala, Sweden.