Roger W. Smith, “Pitirim Sorokin and the Russian Émigré Community”


Roger W. Smith, ‘Pitirim Sorokin and the Russian Emigre Community’


My paper “Pitirim Sorokin and the Russian Émigré Community” (PDF above) has been published in:

RUSSIAN EMIGRATION ON THE WAVES OF FREEDOM: Proceedings of the International Conference dedicated to the centenary of the Philosophy Steamer and the 80th anniversary of The New Review (New York: The New Review Publishing, 2022)


— Roger W. Smith

     March 2023



Author: Roger W. Smith

Roger W. Smith is a writer and independent scholar based in New York City. His experience includes freelance writing and editing, business writing, book reviewing, and the teaching of writing and literature as an adjunct professor at St. John’s University. Mr. Smith's interests include personal essays and opinion pieces; American and world literature; culture, especially books and reading; classical music; current issues that involve social, moral, and philosophical views; and experiences of daily living from a ground level perspective. Sites on WordPress hosted by Mr. Smith include: (1) (a personal site comprised of essays on a wide range of topics) ; (2) (covering principles and practices of writing); (3) (devoted to the author Theodore Dreiser); and (4) (devoted to sociologist and social philosopher Pitirim A. Sorokin).

2 thoughts on “Roger W. Smith, “Pitirim Sorokin and the Russian Émigré Community””

  1. Dear Roger,  Thank you for sharing this. Sorry I missed the conference last year! But I am glad to know what was spoken of. I think your contribution was right on point.  Sincerely, Fred


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