Ben Teitelbaum

Teitelbaum writes NYT op-ed on refugee crisis in Sweden

Nov. 13, 2015

nordic flags

CU-Boulder becomes a source for all things Norse

Nov. 5, 2015

Meghan Vicks

A new book by a former TA/lecturer at GSLL

Oct. 9, 2015

Our former teaching assistant and then lecturer Dr. Meghan Vicks has published a book Narratives of Nothing in 20th-Cntury Literature at Bloomsbury Press ( ). The book is based on her dissertation defended at CU. In the book’s Acknowledgement Meghan generously thanks our faculty members Rimgaila Salys, Davide Stimilli,...

Erika Fennelly

German Major Erika Fennelly Earns C2 Certificate and Pursues Global Business

Sept. 21, 2015

In early 2013, Erika set off to Bavaria to focus on German and media studies at the Universität Regensburg. She spent the following two years in Berlin, where she took language courses at the Goethe Institut and did an online marketing internship for the international analog camera company Lomography. “Doing...

Laura Osterman

Russian MA and BA/MA approved!

Sept. 15, 2015

The Board of Regents has approved a MA/ BA-MA program in Russian Studies! Congratulations to all Russian faculty and students! From the Board’s news: “The board approved a new master of arts in a Russian studies degree program for the Boulder campus. The new interdisciplinary program, which will be housed...

russian symposium participants

GSLL hosted an international symposium "Bakhtin, Formalists, and Workd Literature" in April, 2015.

May 20, 2015

On March 13-15, 2015, the Russian Studies program hosted a three-day seminar titled "Formalists, Bakhtin​, and World Literature" with three leading scholars in the field of Russian literary studies. Irina Sandomirskaja (Södertörn University, Sweden) gave a lecture titled "Mikhail Bakhtin on the Aesthetics of History: Violence, Parody, Tragedy," Ilya Kalinin...

Emily Frazier-Rath

PhD Student Emily Frazier-Rath Receives DAAD Long-Term Research Grant

April 21, 2015

GSLL congratulates doctoral student Emily Frazier-Rath on her receipt of a German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Long-Term Research Grant. Emily will spend five months in Berlin and five months in Heidelberg, Germany, during the 2015-2016 school year. In Berlin, she will be interviewing members of the refugee communities who have...

Davide Stimilli exhibit

Michel Fingesten’s exhibition curated by Professor Davide Stimilli on view at the CU Art Museum

March 24, 2015

An exhibition of graphic works by the Czech-Jewish artist Michel Fingesten (1884-1943), curated by GSLL Chair Davide Stimilli, is on view at the CU Art Museum until May 9. Under the title “Ex-Libris Etc.” the exhibition displays examples of Fingesten’s virtuosity as a bookplate designer, along with other pieces that...

Mark Leiderman receiving award

Mark Leiderman receives award

Jan. 30, 2015

Mark Leiderman (Lipovetsky) was the recipient of the 2014 Award for Outstanding Achievement in Scholarship from the American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages (AATSEEL). In addition, Mark has been elected as the next President of AATSEEL and his term should start in 2017.

Rosenau exhibit

German PhD student Maggie Rosenau curates exhibit at CU’s Special Collections reading room in Norlin Library.

Jan. 25, 2015

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