Catherine Ciepiela

Catherine
A.
Ciepiela

Howard M. and Martha P. Mitchell Professor of Russian; Director, Amherst Center for Russian Culture, Amherst College

Center Associate
Expertise
Modernism
translation
literary theory
Current Project
Tsvetaeva's Modernism
Foreign Language

Education

Ph.D.
, Slavic Languages and Literatures
, Yale University
Selected Publications

“History and Daddy: The Politics of Autobiographism in Polina Barskova’s ‘The Forgiver’,” Russian Literature 87-89 (January-April, 2017), 315-329.

“The Legacy of the Underground Poets.” Chapter 11 of Russian Literature since 1991. Eds. Evgeny Dobrenko and Mark Lipovetsky. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2015, 207-225.

Relocations: three contemporary women poets, Polina Barskova, Anna Glazova and Marina Stepanova. Ed. Catherine Ciepiela. Trans. Catherine Ciepiela, Anna Khasin and Sibelan Forrester. Brookline: Zephyr Press, 2013.

The Stray Dog Cabaret: A Book of Russian Poems. NY: New York Review of Books Classics, 2006. Translated by Paul Schmidt; introduced by Catherine Ciepiela; eds. Ciepiela and Honor Moore.

The Same Solitude: Boris Pasternak and Marina Tsvetaeva. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2006.

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