David Parker


B.A. Middlebury College, 2010

M.A. Stanford University, Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies, 2013

Entered Berkeley program in 2015

Paper submitted with application to Berkeley:  “’O splendid 19th century, you were wrong!’: Fascism in Platonov’s ‘Musornyi veter’ and ‘Po nebu polunochi’”

Languages known and studied: Russian, BCS

Study Abroad:
Academic Year 2008-2009: Middlebury Schools Abroad, Irkutsk, Russia
Spring 2011: School of Russian and Asian Studies Translation Internship, Moscow, Russia
Summer 2013: CLI Russian, Kiev, Ukraine

Research Interests: Soviet culture, 20th century literature, Andrei Platonov, Empire.