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The Department of Russian
6085 Reed Hall Room 201
Hanover, New Hampshire 03755-3562
Telephone: (603) 646-2070
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Department Chair
Professor John
Department Administrator
Karen DeRosa,

John Kopper

Professor John KopperProfessor of Russian and Comparative Literature
Chair, Department of Russian
209 Reed Hall
(603) 646-3281

Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1986

Courses Taught

  • Russian Civilization
  • Nineteenth and Twentieth-Century Russian Literature
  • Tolstoy
  • Twentieth-Century Literary Theory
  • The European Novel in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries
  • Modernism
  • Beginning and intermediate Russian

Research Interests

  • Andrei Bely, Vladimir Nabokov, Boris Poplavsky
  • European Symbolism and Modernism
  • Influence of Scientific Advances on European Literature
  • Narrative Theory
  • Theories of Metaphoric Language

Last Updated: 9/30/11