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Alumni Fellowship Award for Excellence in Teaching for 2012: Elena Prokhorova

Elena Prokhorova: Associate Professor of Russian, Department of Modern Languages & Literatures, Film & Cultural Studies Program


  • Soviet and post-Soviet television
  • Visual representations of national identity
  • Genre theory
  • Gender Theory


Teaching Experience:

  • Russian language
  • Russian literature and media (in Russian)
  • 19th and 20th-century Rusn lit.
  • Russian cinema
  • The Eastern Front
  • Dostoevsky
  • Media and Communism
  • Intro to film studies
  • World cinema
  • Vampires and popular culture
  • Contemporary Russian television