Olya Samilenko

Associate Professor, Department of Modern Languages and Literatures

Julia Rogers 256


B.A., (English and Russian), Bryn Mawr College, 1975
Ph.D. (Slavic Languages and Literatures), University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1983

Areas of Scholarly Expertise and Interest

19th- and Early-20th-Century Russian Prose and Poetry; Literature of the Thaw; the Silver Age; Russian Avant Garde, Cinema, Art, and Music; Ukrainian Language and Culture; Creative Writing 

Awards/Significant Accomplishments

Outstanding Teacher Recognition, 2009
Goucher Phenomenal Woman, 2009