Vera Koshkina

Vera Koshkina

College Fellow in the Department of Slavic Languages & Literatures
Vera  Koshkina

Vera Koshkina, PhD, May 2017

Dissertation title: “On the Margins of Experiment: State sponsorship of radical aesthetics in Soviet

cinema, 1960–1968”



M.A. Russian Literature, University of Chicago, 2009
B.A. Liberal Arts, St. John’s College (Annapolis, MD), 2005


Areas of Interest:

  • Soviet and West European cinema 
  • 19th and 20th century Russian literature
  • Russian and Soviet visual culture
  • Modernism and the visual arts



  • Foreign Language and Area Studies Grant (Academic Year) 2013-2014
  • Abby and George O’Neill Graduate Research Travel Grant 2011, 2014
  • Maurice Lazarus Graduate Research Travel Award 2013

Contact Information

Barker Center 322, Room 322
12 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-5808