Donald Fanger

Donald
Fanger

Harry Levin Professor of Literature, Emeritus and 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