Benjamin Paloff







Awards •  Research Interests (Articles and Translations)

Dept. of Slavic Langs & Lits • 3040 Modern Languages Building • The University of Michigan • Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1275 • (734) 764-5355

Ph.D. Slavic Language and Literature, Harvard University
M.F.A. Creative Writing, University of Michigan

Michigan Society of Fellows postdoctorate fellowship, 2007
Two Hopwood Awards, 2000-2001

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Research Interests
Comparative approaches to Polish, Russian, and Czech literatures, philosophy in literature, poetics, and translation in theory and practice.

Articles, Essays Reviews, and Poetry have appeared in:

Slavic and East European Journal

The Nation

The Moscow Times

The New Republic

The Paris Review

A Public Space


Dorota Maslowska’s Snow White and Russian Red (Grove Press, 2005) 

Marek Bienczyk’s Tworki (Northwestern University Press, 2007)


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