Colleen Lucey

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Articles by Colleen Lucey

Excerpt From Colleen Lucey’s “Love for Sale: Representing Prostitution in Imperial Russia,” Part II

Hoodwinked by the establishment’s malicious and conniving madam, Aleksandra Pakhomovna, Luiza agrees to join the brothel.

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Excerpt From Colleen Lucey’s “Love for Sale: Representing Prostitution in Imperial Russia,” Part I

The Great Reforms, initiated by Tsar Alexander II in the aftermath of Russia’s crushing defeat in the Crimean War (1853–56), brought significant changes to the country’s social and legal institutions in the quest for modernization.

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