Michael C Finke

 Michael Finke

Contact Information

3080 FLB
M/C 170
Urbana, IL 61801
Professor

Additional Campus Affiliations

Selected Publications

Book Contributions

A Tolstoyan Narratological Lesson: Teaching What Chekhov Learned Approaches to Teaching Anton Chekhov A Tolstoyan Narratological Lesson: Teaching What Chekhov Learned New York MLA 2016.
Chekhov and Adaptation, with a Note on the Little Trilogy Found in Translation: Transformation, Adaptation and Cross-Cultural Transfer edited by Gretchko Valerij. Chekhov and Adaptation, with a Note on the Little Trilogy Edited by Gretchko Valerij, Kobe and Belgrade Kobe University and Belgrade University 2016, p. 80-89.
'Just Like an Ancient': Narcissus and Echo in Goncharov's Oblomov New Perspectives in Reading 19th-Century Russian Literature, vol. 2 edited by Katalin Kroó, edited by Peeter Torop. 'Just Like an Ancient': Narcissus and Echo in Goncharov's Oblomov Edited by Katalin Kroó, Edited by Peeter Torop, Budapest and Tartu Hungarian and Estonian Academies of Sciences, jointly 2014, p. 268-90.

Edited Books

with Holquist, Michael Approaches to Teaching the Works of Anton Chekhov New York MLA 2016.
From Petersburg to Bloomington: Essays in Honor of Nina Perlina Bloomington Slavica Press 2012.
with de Sherbinin, Julie Chekhov the Immigrant: Translating a Cultural Icon, proceedings of October 2004 NEH symposium Bloomington Slavica Press 2007.
with Blackwelll, S, Nina Perlina, and Ye. Vernkov In Other Words: Studies to Honor Vadim Liapunov vol. 11 Indiana Slavic Studies 2000.
with Niekerk, Carl One Hundred Years of Masochism: Literary Texts, Social and Cultural Contexts Amsterdam Rodopi 2000.

Journal Articles

Repetition and Pil’niak’s Poetics of Trauma: 'Moist Mother Earth' ['Мать сыра земля'] Filologicheskie nauki 3 2014, p. 89-101.
Of Interpretation and Stolen Kisses: From Poetics to Metapoetics in Chekhov's 'Potselui' Acta Slavica Iaponica 2011.
The Agit - Flights of Viktor Shklovsky and Boris Pilnyak FROM TH E OTHER SHORE: Russian and East European Culture, Past and Present 2010.
The Seagull and the Symbolists The Seagull: program for the Royal Shakespeare Company production of the play, The Courtyard Theatre; Stratford-Upon-Avon April 2007-March 2008 2008, p. 2 pp..

Books

Seeing Chekhov: Life and Art Ithaca Cornell University Press 2005.
Metapoesis: The Russian Tradition from Pushkin to Chekhov Durham Duke University Press 1995.

Encyclopedia Entries

Anton Chekhov Dictionary of Literary Biography, vol. 277 Detroit Gale 2003.