Donald Fanger

Donald
Fanger

Harry Levin Professor of Literature, Emeritus / Associate of Eliot House, Harvard University

Faculty Associate
Expertise
Russian, French and English literature of the 19th and 20th centuries;
Dostoevsky;
Balzac;
Dickens;
Gogol;
Gorky.
Current Project
"The Transformations of Russian Prose, 1890–1930"
Foreign Language

Education

Ph.D.
, Comparative Literature
, Harvard University
Selected Publications

Editor, translator, and commentator, Gorky’s Tolstoy and Other Reminiscences: Key Writings by and about Maxim Gorky (Yale UP, 2008).

Dostoevsky and Romantic Realism: A Study of Dostoevsky in Relation to Balzac, Dickens, and Gogol (Harvard UP, 1965; Northwestern UP, 1998).

The Creation of Nikolai Gogol (Belknap Press, 1979).

Specialization
Telephone
617-495-4065