Russian History Expert Dr. Ewa Bacon considers the various factors that would contribute to Olympic Peace during the Sochi Winter Olympic Games.
In her recent blog post “Olympics and the Sochi Spirit,” she discusses the ramifications of the Cold War, Chechnya and Dagestan hostilities, and the history of Olympic violence.
Dr. Ewa Bacon is a professor of history at Lewis University. Her areas of expertise include the Holocaust, Auschwitz, concentration camps, Russian history and Central European history (especially Germany and Poland).
Visit her biography page for more information about Dr. Ewa Bacon.