Doctor of Philosophy
University of Helsinki
Russian and Eurasian Studies (Aleksanteri Institute)
Kaarina Aitamurto is the Head of Research Training at the Aleksanteri Institute at the University of Helsinki. Her research interests include Russian nationalism and the governance of minority religions. Aitamurto is the author of Paganism, Traditionalism, Nationalism: Narratives of Russian Rodnoverie (Routledge, 2016) and theco-editor of the Modern Pagan and Native Faith Movements in Central and Eastern Europe (Ashgate, 2013) as well as Religion, Expression, and Patriotism in Russia: Essays on Post-Soviet Society and the State (Ibidem-verlag, 2019).