Conference Participation

2013 Fourth UVA Slavic Forum: Language of Power and Power of Language.WM Russian Program Presenters:

  • Shannon Callinan, “Female Tricksters in Soviet Film Comedy Circus and Post-Soviet Sitcom My Fair Nanny
  • Hannah Kitchen, “The Hidden Presence of the Holy Fool in Leo Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina”
  • Jessica Parks, “Ironic Communities in Sergei Dovlatov’s The Compromise and The Zone”

2012 Third UVA Slavic Forum: Adaptation in the Slavic Context
Jacob Lassin, Oral Histories, and Myth of World War II in Russian Cyberspace.”

Maggie Burke
“Winnie-the-Pooh and the Soviets, Too: Animated Adaptations of A.A.  Milne’s Winnie-the-Pooh Stories in America and the Soviet Union.”


Film Screenings

2011 Post-Soviet Television: Global Formats and Russian Power

2009  Southern Conference for Slavic Studies