Slavic Department Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies, Daria Khitrova, has recently had her book review of “Bolshoi Confidential: Secrets of the Russian Ballet From the Rule of the Tsars to Today” published in the New York Times. Click below to read:
It is with great sadness that the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures at Harvard University announces the death of Jurij Striedter, Curt Hugo Reisinger Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures and Professor of Comparative Literature, Emeritus. Striedter passed away at his home in Tampa, Florida. Read more about In Memoriam: Professor Jurij Striedter
The Slavic Department offers our deepest congratulations to our students who received their degrees on May 26, 2016. We are very proud of their achievements in the graduate and undergraduate programs and we look forward to seeing what lies ahead for them in their future endeavors!
Recipients of the Ph.D.:
Tatyana Gershkovich, “Held Captive: Tolstoy, Nabokov, and the Aesthetics of Constraint.” (May 2016).
The Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures congratulates the winners of this year's prizes awarded by the Setchkarev Memorial Prize Committee for best graduate and undergraduate papers written in 2015: