Dominick Lawton


B.A. Yale University, 2013
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: Intersection of literature, history, and ideology in 20th century Russian literature; the legacy of Marxism; the legacy of Orthodox thought; critical theory; the Soviet avant-garde; Balkan and Yugoslav modernisms.

Languages known and studied: Russian, French, Spanish, BCS, German, Turkish