Nina Kouprianova


Dr Nina Kouprianova[1] (19 October,[2] Soviet Union[3]), also known as Nina Spencer,[4] is an independent analyst of geopolitics and culture,[5] translator and graphic designer.[1] Nina has used the pen name Nina Byzantina. Nina "grew up a subway ride away from the Kremlin".[6] She earned her PhD in history at the University of Toronto.[7]She has translated some of Alexander Dugin's writings and appeared on Russia Today.[4] In 2009, Nina was a contributor to "Taki's Magazine".[6] An article in "The Washington Post" posted on 22 November 2016 says Nina is separated from Richard Spencer, whose daughter she bore,[8] but Richard said on 28 March 2017 that he is married.[9] Nina also confirmed on 17 June 2017 that she is Richard's wife.[10] Nina has written articles that are supportive of Vladimir Putin.[11] Her parents were Russian émigrés and she is one quarter Georgian.[4][1] There has been online speculation about whether Nina is Tatar or not; Richard has said she is not Tatar.[4] She adheres to a lot of what are perceived as rightist ideas, while at the same time valuing "a lot of positive things that are part of Soviet history" as a Soviet-born person.[3]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "NINA IS A....WHY AM I TALKING IN THIRD PERSON?" Retrieved 4 February 2017.
  2. Nina Kouprianova (3 March 2017). @NinaByzantina. Retrieved 16 March 2017.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Nina Kouprianova - Challenging the status quo". 2:18. YouTube. Katehon Think Tank. 31 January 2017. Retrieved 16 March 2017.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 Josh Harkinson (27 October 2016). "MEET THE WHITE NATIONALIST TRYING TO RIDE THE TRUMP TRAIN TO LASTING POWER". Retrieved 4 December 2016.
  5. "Nina Kouprianova - Challenging the status quo". 3:26. YouTube. Katehon Think Tank. 31 January 2017. Retrieved 16 March 2017.
  6. 6.0 6.1 "Nina Kouprianova". Retrieved 4 June 2017.
  7. Jay Dyer (20 April 2016). "JaysAnalysis: Nina Kouprianova on Espionage & Geopolitical Tensions (Half)". YouTube. Retrieved 16 March 2017.
  8. John Woodrow Cox (22 November 2016). "'Let’s party like it’s 1933': Inside the alt-right world of Richard Spencer". Retrieved 4 February 2017.
  9. Tara McCarthy (28 March 2017). "Richard Spencer: White Identity". 52:10. YouTube. Retrieved 30 March 2017.
  10. Nina Kouprianova (17 June 2017). @NinaByzantina. Retrieved 21 June 2017.
  11. Travis Gettys (25 November 2016). "Neo-Nazi Richard Spencer's wife is a Russian propagandist with allegiance to Putin". Retrieved 4 February 2017.