Daria Khitrova

Daria
Khitrova

Assistant Professor, Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures, Harvard University

Faculty Associate
Expertise
Russian literature and culture of 19th century; theatre and dance of 20th century; Russian and European Modernism; Russian literature and film of the first half of 20th century; Formalist poetics; Cinemetrics.
Foreign Language

Education

Ph.D.
, Russian Literature
, Russian State University for the Humanities
Selected Publications

“Esche raz ob iskusstve finala” [On Finale of Gogol’s Notes of a Madman], forthcoming in Russko-frantsuzskii razgovornik ou Les Causeries du 7 Septembre. Collection of Papers in Honour of Professor Vera Milchina (Moscow: Novoe Literaturnoe Obozrenie, 2014).

“‘This Is No Longer Dance:’ The Politics of Choreography in ‘The Steel Step’ (1927),” Critical Inquiry 40:3 (Spring 2014), 134-149.

“Siuzhet ‘Kino-Glaza’” [On the Plot of Dziga Vertov’s “Kino-Eye” (1924)], Kinovedcheskie Zapiski 104-105 (2013), 95-118.

“Konets fil’ma” [The End: On Various Versions of Finale for Vasiliev Bros. The Sleeping Beauty (1930)], Istoriia literatury. Poetika. Kino: Sbornik v chest’ M.O.Chudakovoi [History of Literature. Poetics. Cinema: Collection of Papers in Honour of Professor Marietta Chudakova], ed. Ekaterina Liamina, Oleg Lekmanov, and Alexandr Ospovat (Moscow: Novoe Izdatel’stvo, 2012), 545-568 [in collaboration with Yuri Tsivian].

“Eisenstein’s Choreography in ‘Ivan the Terrible,’” Studies in Russian and Soviet Cinema 5:1, 2011, 55-71. Italian translation: “La coreografia di Ivan il Terribile”, Bianco e nero, 569, 1/2011.

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