Precious Chatterje-Doody 

Precious Chatterje-Doody

Precious Chatterje-Doody is a Lecturer in Politics and International Studies at Open University (United Kingdom).

Her multidisciplinary research interests centre on questions of communication, perception, identity and security, with a particular focus on Russia. She was formerly a postdoctoral Research Associate on the AHRC-funded scholarly investigation of the RT international broadcasting network, “Reframing Russia for the Global Mediasphere: from Cold War to ‘Information War’?”.

Chatterje-Doody publishes works on identity in international relations; soft power, political communication and global media; historical memory, identity and security; and Russia’s international broadcaster, RT.

Her latest articles are published in the Cambridge Review of International Affairs (2020) on Emotions and RT’s videos about the Syrian conflict, and in European Journal of Cultural Studies (2019) on Russian media commemoration of the Russian revolutions’ centenary.

​Chatterje-Doody is currently writing two books, The Russian Identity Riddle: Unwrapping Russia’s Security Policy, and, together with Ilya Yablokov, RT and Conspiracy Theories.