Liana Battsaligova

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PhD Candidate

Liana Battsaligova is a Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures. She is currently working on her dissertation, “Russian Beauty: Re-Imagining Nationalism in Poetry and Arts, 1980-1990.” Her research explores the ways in which artistic production, namely visual art and poetry, embraced neo-classical forms and functioned as one of the impulses for the re-establishment of conservatism in Russian society in the 2000s.

Department: 
Slavic Languages and Literatures
Fields of Interest: 
Russian literature of the 20th and 21st century; Russian Avant-Gardes; poetry and canon; Russian art and film; theory and philosophy
Geography Focus: 
Russia