I am on sabbatical leave in 2013-14. For information about our program at Swarthmore, contact my wonderful colleagues in the Russian Section.
Baba Yaga is out!
See this gorgeous edition from University Press of Mississippi - with thanks to Helena Goscilo, who wrote the image captions; Marty Skoro, who selected images and worked on the design; Jack Zipes, who wrote the preface!
Order a copy of my translation of Vladimir Propp's book The Russian Folktale on the Wayne State University Press web site!
See also! - Women in Nineteenth-Century Russia: Lives and Culture from Open Books Publishers
Coming soon: Relocations: 3 Contemporary Russian Women Poets - selections of poems by Polina Barskova, Anna Glazova, and Maria Stepanova, translated by Catherine Ciepiela, Anna Khasin and yours truly, edited and introduced by Catherine Ciepiela, in a beautiful bilingual edition from Zephyr Press.
Programs for Reading Groups:
Resources for Slavists and others:
A virtual tour of the monastery on Solovki Islands in the White Sea, with pictures (taken in 1995)
A gallery of photographs from the village of Kuzaranda, taken in July 1998
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500 College Ave.
Swarthmore, PA 19081-1390
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