Benjamin Musachio

Position
Ph.D Candidate
Education

B.A. in Slavic Languages and Literatures with Honors and Distinction, Stanford University (2017)

M.Phil. with Distinction in Modern Languages and Literatures (Russian), Lincoln College, University of Oxford (2019) – studies supported by the Clarendon-Polonsky Fund.

Bio/Description


Benjamin's Research interests:

The Anglo-American reception of 20th-century Russian literature; the history of Russian literature and culture in Latvia; Soviet literary institutions

Selected Publications


Benjamin Musachio. “Where Writers Were Made: The Soviet Writerly Family in Houses of Creativity.” The Russian Review. Oct., Vol. 81, Issue 4, 2022, 705-723. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/russ.12387

Benjamin Musachio. “Pushkinalia III, 2020: ‘…Вновь я посетил…’ Pushkin in Transit.” Pushkin Review. Vol. 22-23. Ed. Joe Peschio and Igor Pilshchikov, Slavica: Bloomington, 2021, 179-187.  

Bendzhamin Muzakkio. “Dubulti: k istorii latviiskogo LITFONDA i Doma tvorchestva pisatelei. Rizhskii al’manakh. No. 10. Ed. Irina Tsigal’skaia, Riga: LORK, 2020, 134-147. http://www.russkije.lv/files/images/text/PDF_Files/Almanah_2020.pdf

Benjamin Musachio. “Doctor Zhivago and Modern American Conservatism.” Novoe o Pasternakakh. Conference Proceedings for “Poetry and Politics in the 20th Century: Boris Pasternak, His Family, and His Novel Doctor Zhivago.” Ed. Lazar' Fleishman, Moskva: Azbukovnik, 2017, 572-580.