Harriet Lisa Murav

In The News

  • Professor Harriet Murav's book, David Bergelson’s Strange New World: Untimeliness and Futurity, published by Indiana University Press, was awarded honorable mention for the Modern Language Association's Fenia and Yaakov Leviant Memorial Prize in Yiddish Studies. The prize is awarded each...

  • Professor Harriet Murav has been appointed as a Professor in the Center for Advanced Study at the University of Illinois. As the CAS website observes, "CAS Professors are permanent members of the Center, selected from the faculty on the basis of their...

  • Professor Harriet Murav has been awarded an IPRH faculty fellowship for academic year 2020-21 for her book project "Archive of Violence: The Literature of Abandonment and the Russian Civil War." 

  • Slavic faculty have been busy, and the fruits of their labor are a robust harvest of books. Since the beginning of the year, four books have been published that were authored, edited, and/or translated by Slavic faculty members. Congratulations to Professors Cooper, Ivashkiv, Kaganovsky, and Murav...

  • Professor Harriet Murav has been named the Catherine and Bruce Bastian Professor of Global Studies in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. She will also give the address at the SLCL Convocation ceremony on May 11. Professor Lilya Kaganovsky has been named a faculty Associate of the Center for...