Harvard University Comparative Literature, G4
M.A., 2013. Harvard University.
B.A. 2010, Columbia University
Native knowledge of Russian, English. Fluency in French. Advanced speaker of Japanese.
Film history and theory, Japanese language and literature, cross-cultural modernisms and the avant-garde, comparative arts, animation, comic arts and the graphic novel, continental philosophy, propaganda, print culture and graphic arts, dystopian literature, Russian formalism, feminist and Marxist studies, translation
PhD Dissertation: "Kino-Eye, Kino-Bayonet: Vertov's Legacy in the French and Japanese Political Avant-Garde" (expected 2016)