B.A., English, Grinnell College (1992)
M.A., Comparative Literature, University of Iowa (1994)
Ph.D., Slavic Languages and Literatures, Harvard University (2005)
Area of Specialization
20th century Russian literature and culture; Russian, European, and American Modernism and Avant-Garde
18th century Russian literature, 19th century Russian fiction, Russian-American cultural intersections, Russian-Jewish literature, technology and bioethics in literature, literary theory, aesthetic theory.
Wonderlands of the Avant-Garde: Technology and the Arts in Russia of the 1920s (2013).