After sending images of my latest Playground of the Autocrats panel, I was delighted to receive the following email (quoted with permission) from Chester Dunning, author of the wonderful Russia’s first Civil War: The Time of Troubles and the Founding of the Romanov Dynasty:
Wow! Thank you for sending me images of your amazing artwork. I have been teaching Russian history for over thirty years, and your art really captures the sad, crazy quilt of Russian history and culture. Congratulations on getting it exactly (insanely) right!
Professor of History and
Murray and Celeste Fasken Chair in Distinguished Teaching
Texas A&M University