Books and Edited Volumes
LGBTI Politics and Value Change in Ukraine and Turkey
Exporting Europe? (Routledge, 2021)
LGBTQ+ Activism in Central and Eastern Europe: Resistance, Representation and Identity (edited with Radzhana Buyantueva) Palgrave Macmillan, 2019
LGBTI Asylum Seekers and Refugees from a Legal and Political Perspective (edited with Arzu Guler and Denise Venturi) Springer, 2019
Refereed Journal Articles
Religion, Nation, State, and Anti-Gender Politics in Georgia and Ukraine, Problems of Post-Communism 2022
Choosing to stay? Lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and queer people and the war in Ukraine (Gender Update), European Journal of Politics and Gender
Fighting ‘Gayropa’: instrumentalization of LGBT rights in Ukrainian public debate. Problems of Post-Communism, 2020.
Post-social revolutions of intimacy. (with Alexander Kondakov and Yuliya Gradskova), Sexuality and Culture, 2020.
Learning the lessons from the Euromaidan: ups and downs of civil society activism in Ukrainian public sphere. Special issue of Kyiv-Mohyla Law and Politics Journal, 2017.
Conducting LGBTI movements research in the post-soviet context: bridging the gap between activism and academia and other challenges in Special issue of Bulletin of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, 2017.
Being LGB (T) in Turkey: life-long search for a drive for democratization and social struggle in Worldwide Perspectives on Lesbians, Gays and Bisexuals: History, Culture and Law Gerber, P. (Ed.), Praeger Press, in press.
Constructing an imaginary LGBT refugee: media coverage of asylum policy in Germany. Kristina Hens (Ed.), „Refugees and Queers. Politische Bildung an der Schnittstelle von LSBTTIQ und Flucht/Migration/Asyl“, Bundesstiftung Magnus Hirschfeld, 2019.
Introduction (with Radzhana Buyantueva) in Buyantueva, R. and Shevtsova M. (eds.) LGBTQ+ Activism in Central and Eastern Europe: Resistance, Representation and Identity Palgrave Macmillan, 2019.
Conclusion (with Radzhana Buyantueva) in Buyantueva, R. and Shevtsova M. (eds.) LGBTQ+ Activism in Central and Eastern Europe: Resistance, Representation and Identity Palgrave Macmillan, 2019.
Introduction (with Arzu Guler and Denise Venturi) in Guler A., Shevtsova M. and Venturi. D. (eds.) LGBTI asylum seekers and refugees from a legal and political perspective: persecution, asylum and integration. Springer: Berlin, 2019.
Conclusion (with Arzu Guler and Denise Venturi) in Guler A., Shevtsova M. and Venturi. D. (eds.) LGBTI asylum seekers and refugees from a legal and political perspective: persecution, asylum and integration. Springer: Berlin, 2019.
Strategies to fight homophobia in post-Euromaidan Ukraine: constructing a good gay citizen and Ukrainian homonormative patriotism in O. Burlyuk, and N. Shapovalova (eds.) Civil Society in post-Euromaidan Ukraine: From Revolution to Consolidation, Ibidem Verlag, 2018.
Euromaidan and the Echoes of the Orange Revolution: Comparing Resource Mobilization and Resistance Practices of Protest Camps in Ukraine in 2004 and 2013 in A. Feigenbaum, F. Frenzel, and P. McCurdy (eds.) Protest Camps in International Context: Spaces, Infrastructures and Media of Resistance, Policy Press, 2017.
Queering Gezi and Maidan: instrumentalization and negotiation of sexuality in the protest movements in Non-Western Social Movements and Participatory Democracy Protest in the Age of Transnationalism, Arbatli, E., Rosenberg, D. (Eds.), Springer, 2017.
‘Intimate investments in drag king cultures: the rise and fall of a lesbian social scene’ Gender, Place & Culture, 2019.
Other publications (selected, last 5 years)
Democracy Quarantined? Authoritarian Regimes and Protests During the Pandemic. ISPI Online, July 7, 2021