Slava Yastremski

Primary office:

Myth in Russian Drama of the Twentieth Century: Anenskij, Ivanov, Blok, Khlebnikov, Majakovskij, Leonov, Visnevskij, and Arbuzov. Defended 1981 (Chair: ) Associate Professor of Russian and Chair of Modern Languages and Literatures at Bucknell University; formerly Assistant Professor at Yale University. (11/2003)


KU’s Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies program is one of only 12 federally-funded national resource centers in the US
Only doctoral program in Slavic Languages and Literatures between the Mississippi and the West Coast
100% of graduate students in the Slavic program had funding in academic year 2012-13
KU's Libraries house over 500,000 volumes of Slavic books and electronic editions
Two of the department’s last four doctoral candidates have won a Fulbright grants to conduct dissertation research abroad