Dominick Lawton


B.A., Yale University, 2013
M.A., U.C. Berkeley, 2016
Entered Berkeley program in 2014

Paper submitted with application to Berkeley:
“Satanic Strait Gates: Messianic Historiography in Mikhail Bulgakov’s Master i Margarita

Research Interests: early Soviet poetry and prose; literary theory and history; Russian formalism; Marxism and literature; critical theory; Balkan and Yugoslav modernisms.

Languages known and studied: Russian, Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian, French, German, Spanish, Old Church Slavic