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About

Currently a Visiting Assistant Professor/Houston Writing Fellow in the English Department at the University of Houston.

Education

 

Ph.D.  Slavic Languages & Literatures, University of Virginia                                    2015


 

Dissertation: Paved With Good Intentions: Venichka’s Journey of Redemption in Moskva-Petushki and its Relationship with Radishchev’s Journey from St. Petersburg to Moscow, Milton’s Paradise Lost, and Dante’s Divine Comedy.


 

Advisor: Edith Clowes


 

M.A.    Slavic Languages and Literatures, University of Virginia                                  2009


 

B.A.     Russian Area Studies, Emory University                                                          2003


 

Publications

 

Book Review: Ballerina, Ballerina by Marko Sosič. Trans. Maja Visenjak Limon in Slavic and East European Journal 60.1 (Spring 2016)


 

 Book Review: South African Literature’s Russian Soul: Narrative Forms of Global Isolation by Jeanne-Marie Jackson in Slavic and East European Journal 60.2 (Fall 2016)


 

Blog Posts

    Projects

     

    Ivan Bunin’s “The Gentleman from San Francisco” for the Language Classroom. Content developer on a team creating digital lesson plans for the language classrooms. Oversaw language and literature content development for web publication.


     

     Web address: http://digrussianlit.com/bunin/gentleman/


     

     


     

    Bringing Symbols to Life: 3D Printing in the Humanities Classroom. A collaborative project between the Department of Slavic Languages & Literatures, the University of Virginia Library and the Scholars’ Lab that introduces students to new ways of examining and expressing the symbolic world of self-identification.


     

     Media Mention: http://scholarslab.org/uncategorized/3d-printing-in-the-classroom-course-assignments-and-the-makerspace/


     

    Memberships

     

    Member, Association for Slavic, East European and Eurasian Studies


     

    Member, American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages


     

    Member, South Central Modern Language Association


     

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