Nadia Beard

Nadia Beard is the editor in chief of The Calvert Journal, an online magazine dedicated to the culture and creativity of Russia, Eastern Europe, and Central Asia. Nadia previously worked as the Moscow correspondent for The Independent and has also written for the Guardian, The Telegraph, Reuters, and Conde Nast Traveller, among several other publications. She has been an Alfa Fellow, and was named a 2017 Kathryn Davis Fellow for Peace from Middlebury College, Vermont. She holds two degrees in Russian and political science from University College London and the London School of Economics respectively.