Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures
Affiliated with the Program in Critical Theory (profile)
Fall 2022 Office Hours: Tu 12-2 & by appointment.
Ph.D. University of Minnesota (Comparative Literature)
20th- and 21st-century South Slavic literature and cultural history; Yugoslav modernism; philosophy and literature; critical and social theory; literature of exile.
Yugoslav and post-Yugoslav literature; Danilo Kiš; Dubravka Ugrešić; critical theory (Frankfurt School); intellectual history.
Current book project:
The Concept of Statelessness in Second-World Literature
- “Making the world philosophical again.” Filozofija i ekonomija: [zbornik], edited by Tomislav Krznar, Hrvatsko filozofsko društvo, 2020, pp. 367-379.
- “Circuits of influence: Brodsky’s Platonov and the ontology of alienation.” History, Imperialism, Critique: New Essays in World Literature, edited by Asher Ghaffar, Routledge, 2019, pp. 113-129.
- “Materialist Regressions and a Return to Idealism.” Contradictions: A Journal for Critical Thought / Časopis pro kritické myšlení, vol. 1, no. 2, 2017, pp. 63-91.