The Slavic Department congratulates Tatyana Gershkovich (PhD May 2016) for her appointment as Assistant Professor of Russian Studies in the Department of Modern Languages at Carnegie Mellon University. Congratulations on this exciting and much-deserved achievement, Tatyana!
The 2016 American Council of Teachers of Russian (ACTR) National Post-Secondary Russian Essay Contest ended with 16 of our students receiving recognition for their excellent writing abilities in Russian (more than double our total from 2015).
Family, friends, and colleagues gathered on campus at Harvard University on October 27, 2015 to hold a memorial service for Professor Svetlana Boym, Curt Hugo Reisinger Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures and of Comparative Literature. Read more about Svetlana Boym Memorial: Program and Video
The Slavic Department is proud to announce that Ainsley Morse, a graduate student in the department, has won a 2015 Pen Center USA award for her work on a translation of Andrei Sen-Senkov'sAnatomical Theater (Zephyr Press). A review of the collection of poems can be found on the Volta Blog.