Anton Chekhov and the Poetics of Memory. In Studies on Themes and Motifs in Literature.
Ed. Horst Daemmrich. Peter Lang: New York, 2000.
"Shamara," in Svetlana Vasilienko, Shamara and Other Writings. Ed., Helen
Goscilo. Northwestern University Press, 2001
Review article, Biblical Subtexts and Religious Themes in Works of Anton Chekhov. Mark Stanley Swift.
in Slavic Review, 2006
Review article, Anton Chekhov: A Life. Donald Rayfield, 2001. In Slavic Review, 2002.
Review article, Anton P. Cechov - Philosophie und Religion in Leben und Werk. Munich, 1997.
In North American Chekhov Society Bulletin, June/July 1999.
Russkie Stsenki/Russian Skits: Interactive Web-based Materials for Intermediate Learners of Russian. Language Resource and Research Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2003
"Prayer and Silence in Chekhov's Stories"
"Shades of Plato's Cave in Chekhov's ‘Verochka' and ‘The Man in a Case'"
"Memory, Prayer, and Empathy in Anton Chekhov's ‘The Bishop'
"Chekhov in the Context of Russian Orthodoxy"
"The Female Reader in Anton Chekhov's 'Lady with a Lapdog'"
Research in Progress
A Chukovsky Reader for Russian Learners: Teaching Language in the Context of Childrens' Literature in Verse
A Study of the Works of Russian Émigré Writers Anatoly Markov and Sergei Volkonsky, including a translation of Markov's memoirs into English.
Association of American Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages (AATSEEL)
Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ASEES)
- All levels of Russian language
- Political Russian
- Russian Culture through Literature, Film, and the Media (in English)
- From Folk Songs to Rock Hits: Folk
- Traditions in Contemporary Russian Culture
- First-Year Experience
- Utopian Dreams/Dystopian Nightmares (special section of First-Year Experience)
- University of New Haven in Moscow (a language-through-culture summer course in Russia)