Conference Lecture: Taboos in Pushkin Studies, Then and Now


Location: McKenna Hall

Keynote address for the conference Alexander Pushkin and Russian National Identity: Taboo Texts, Topics, Interpretations. The conference will take place at the University of Notre Dame January 9 – 11 and will feature the following speakers:

Carol Any, Trinity College
David Bethea, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Doug Clayton, University of Ottawa
Caryl Emerson, Princeton University
Alyssa Gillespie, University of Notre Dame
Monika Greenleaf, Stanford University
Katya Hokanson, University of Oregon
Brian Horowitz, Tulane University
Igor Nemirovsky, Russian Academy of Sciences
Catharine Nepomnyashchy, Columbia University
Joe Peschio, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Igor Pilshchikov, Moscow State University
Jonathan Platt, Columbia University
Oleg Proskurin, Russian Academy of Sciences
Irina Reyfman, Columbia University
Alexandra Smith, University of Edinburgh
Elena Vasilyeva, University of Southern California
Natalia Vesselova, University of Ottawa

This conference is sponsored by the Nanovic Institute for European Studies with generous support from the Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts and the Office of Research.

For more information on the conference events, please email Alyssa Gillespie.