Graduate Student Abbie Weil has recently been published on the front page of the popular Serious Eats culinary website. Click the link below to read her article, "How a 1920s Novel Started an International Restaurant Craze."
Congratulations to Scarlet Marquette, who received her PhD from the Slavic Department in 2013, on her new position as Director, Strategic Relations at Singularity University, a Silicon Valley think tank. We wish her well in this move to a whole new academic and business environment, and look forward to learning from her experiences in academic and entrepreneurial leadership.
Oxford University Press has published a new History of Russian Literature, written by Andrew Kahn, Mark Lipovetsky, Irina Reyfman, and Stephanie Sandler. For an interview about the book, see http://gefter.ru/archive/24939.
We would like to extend hearty congratualtions to Oleh Kotsyuba (PhD '15), who has accepted an offer from the Ukrainian Research Institute to become their new Manager of Publications. He manages the Institute’s publications program, including the journal Harvard Ukrainian Studies and their various monograph series. We are very happy to hear of your accomplishments!