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June 2020

Anastasia Kostina’s interview with a Russian filmmaker and educator Marina Razbezhkina, “Hunting for Reality: An Interview with Marina Razbezhkina.” was published in the Spring 2020 issue of Film Quarterly Journal.   https://filmquarterly.org/2020/02/27/hunting-for-reality-an-interview-with-marina-razbezhkina/

April 2020

Edyta Bojanowska has been named a 2020 Fellow of the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial FoundationEstablished by Simon and Olga Guggenheim in 1925 in memory of their son, the Guggenheim Fellowship program aims to provide financial support for artists, scholars in the humanities and social sciences, and scientific researchers “who have already demonstrated exceptional capacity for productive scholarship or exceptional creative ability in the arts.” The 2020 class of fellows, 175 in number, was selected from a pool of nearly 3,000 applicants. 

September 2017

Ana Berdinskikh received the Dorris Hastings International Distinguished Engagement Award to study BCS at the 2016 Critical Languages Institute at Arizona State University.

Carlotta Chenoweth spent the summer of 2016 conducting research in Moscow and St. Petersburg for her dissertation, “The Illiterate Text: Soviet Literature and the Aesthetics of Literacy, 1918-1928,” thanks to a Russian Studies Grant. In Fall 2016, she is a Digital Humanities Fellow for the course “Avant-Gardes and Émigrés: Digital Humanities Lab.” She was a Nina Berberova Fellow in 2015-2016.

Anastasia Kostina’s translation of the selected writings of Esfir Shub, the first Soviet woman filmmaker, was published in the Summer 2016 issue of Feminist Media Histories, a special issue on Found Footage: Women Without a Movie Camera.

Mina Magda received an ADSEEES Travel Grant to attend the 2016 national ASEEES Convention in Washington, D.C.

Ingrid Nordgaard was an Arnold Fellow in 2015-2016. She recently published “We have been traveling for weeks now” in Palimpsest: Yale Literary and Arts Magazine, and has a forthcoming publication in September 2016, “Documenting/Performing the Wounded Body: Pain and Agency in Works by Boris Mikhailov and Petr Pavlensky” in Contemporaneity: Historical Presence in Visual Culture.

Svetlana Tcareva successfully completed an internship at the State Literary Museum in Moscow in July 2016.  

 

 

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