Stephen F. Cohen

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Stephen Frand Cohen (November 25, 1938 – September 18, 2020) was an American historian of Russian studies. His works focused on modern Russian history since the Bolshevik Revolution and Russia's relationship with the United States. Cohen was an editor to The Nation magazine. Cohen was a founding director of the reestablished American Committee for East–West Accord which was revived in 2015.[1] He was born in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Cohen died on September 18, 2020 from lung cancer in New York City, aged 81.[2]

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  1. Carden, James (June 8, 2015). "Could This New Group Stop the Rush to Cold War?". The Nation. Retrieved June 16, 2019.
  2. McFadden, Robert (September 18, 2020). "Stephen F. Cohen, Influential Historian of Russia, Dies at 81". NewYorkTimes. Retrieved September 19, 2020.