Luke P Parker

Assistant Professor of Russian

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


2014 / Ph.D. / Stanford University / Slavic Languages and Literatures
2008 / B.A. / University of Oxford / Modern Languages (French and Russian)

Areas of Expertise

  • Modern Russian Literature
  • Russian Theater
  • Vladimir Nabokov
  • Exile
  • Literature and Film
  • Digital Humanities
  • Poetry
  • European Modernism

Courses Currently Teaching

CourseCourse Title
RU125 AElementary Russian I
RU125J AElementary Russian I
RU126 AElementary Russian II
RU231 ASpectacle of Modernity: Russian Fiction before Cinema (in English)


Times Literary Supplement
Wiley Online Library
Vladimir Nabokov, “On Generalities,” translated with an introduction and notes. Times Literary Supplement, March 13, 2016: 17-18.
"The Gambit: Chess and the Art of Competition in The Luzhin Defense." Russian Review 76 (July 2017): 438-57.

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