Graduate Student


Olga Mukhortova

MA, European Culture Studies, Institute for European Cultures, Russian State University fot the Humanities, 2001

BA, Slavic Philology, Russian Language and Literature, Samara Academy for the Humanities, 1997

Certificate in Teaching Russian as a Foreign Language, Moscow State University, 2011

Office: 1228 Cathedral of Learning


Ivan Elagin Memorial Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh, 2012

Courses Taught

Elementary Russian

Intermediate Russian

Fourth-year Russian

Russian Fairy Tales

Research Interests

Contemporary Russian Cinema and Advertising

Empire and Postcolonial Theory