Visiting Assistant Professor
Office: Greene Hall 120C
Ph.D., Comparative Literature, UC San Diego, 2013
M.A., Comparative Literature, UC San Diego, 2010
B.A., Comparative Literature, Pitzer College
20th century and contemporary Russian literature, Russian film, Russian language, Jewish literature and film.
My research interests include: The culture of Russian-speaking Jews in the U.S. and Israel, late and post-Soviet visual art by Russian-Jews, contemporary debates about diaspora, literary representations of translation.
“The Russian-speaking Jewish Diaspora in Translation: Liudmila Ulitskaia's Daniel Stein, Translator (Daniel' Shtain, perevodchik).” Slavic Review 1.71 (Spring 2012): 91-107.
“Ludmila Ulitskaya's Daniel Stein, Interpreter translated by Arch Tait.” Slavic and East European Journal 56.1 (Spring 2012): 125-127.