Brandy Allen

Brandy Allen

Brandy Allen joined the MA program in Fall 2016. Her research interests include: Modern European and Russian history, Russian and Eastern European literature, and international law

She graduated in May 2018 and is currently the Legislative and Intergovernmental Affairs Specialist at the First Responder Network Authority (an independent agency within the Department of Commerce). She is also a JD candidate at the Georgetown University Law Center (Washington, D.C.)

MA Thesis

A Victorian Experiment: the Social History of Amnesty International in Britain, 1962-1967
Advisor: Tarik Amar


  • MA - Columbia University, 2018
  • BA - University of Virginia, 2016

Awards & Fellowships

  • 2017 - Visiting Researcher, University of Amsterdam
  • 2017 - Thesis Fieldwork Grant, European Institute