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Polina Barskova

Associate Professor of Russian Literature

Polina Barskova, associate professor of Russian literature, received her B.A. from St. Petersburg State University and her M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of California at Berkeley. Her scholarly publications include articles on Nabokov, the Bakhtin brothers, early Soviet film, and the aestheticization of historical trauma.

She has also authored six books of poetry in Russian. Professor Barskova is currently working on a project entitled "Petersburg Beseiged: Culture of the Aesthetic Opposition."


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Professor Barskova will be on sabbatical leave for the academic year 2013-2014.


Affiliations
Five College Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies
School of Humanities, Arts, and Cultural Studies

Recent and Upcoming Courses
HACU-0178: Detection and the City (Spring 2013)
HACU-0219: Poetry as Translation: Borders and Bridges (Spring 2013)
JTW-0178: WORKSHOP: Reading, Analyzing, and Recreating the Short-Story (The Case of Anton Chekhov) (January 2013)
CSI-0173/HACU-0173: Cultures in Resistance: The Case of Eastern Europe (Fall 2012)

 

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Polina Barskova
Associate Professor of Russian Literature
Adele Simmons Hall 107
Mail Code CS
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002
413.559.6178
pbHA@hampshire.edu
 

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