Luke P. Parker

Assistant Professor of Russian

Office: Lovejoy 448 [ campus map ]
Fax: 207-859-4405
Parker, Luke P.

Education

2014 / Ph.D. / Stanford University / Slavic Languages and Literatures

2008 / B.A. / University of Oxford / Modern Languages (French and Russian)

Areas of Expertise

  • Vladimir Nabokov
  • Exile
  • Literature and Film
  • Theater
  • Vladislav Khodasevich
  • Poetry
  • Digital Humanities
  • European Modernism

Courses Currently Teaching

CourseCourse Title
RU126 AElementary Russian II
RU127 AIntermediate Russian I
RU232 AAll That is Solid Melts into Air: Modern Russian Literature
RU237 ADevils and Inquisitors: Narrative and Self in the Russian Empire
RU325 AAdvanced Russian I
RU425 AAdvanced Russian I

Other Courses Taught

CourseCourse Title
RU231The Spectacle of Modernity: Russian Fiction before the Cinema
RU125JIntensive Russian

Publications

Slavic Review
Russian Review
Times Literary Supplement

The Shop Window Quality of Things: 1920s Weimar Surface Culture in Nabokov’s Korol’, dama, valet.
Slavic Review 77, no.2 (Summer 2018): 390-461.


The Gambit: Chess and the Art of Competition in The Luzhin Defense.
Russian Review 76 (July 2017): 438-57.


Vladimir Nabokov, “On Generalities,” translated with an introduction and notes.
Times Literary Supplement, March 13, 2016: 17-18.



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