hannah machlin

Hannah Machlin

Hannah is a project officer at Index on Censorship, where she oversees Mapping Media Freedom (https://mappingmediafreedom.org). Across multiple sectors, she has held various editing and research-based roles focused on the former Soviet Union. Prior to joining Index, Hannah lived in Russia where she conducted research on ethnic identity politics and travelled extensively throughout the country. She holds a BA from Boston University and a dual MA from the School for Slavonic and East European Studies at University College London and the Higher School of Economics in Moscow.