Specialist in Russian literature, Russian and Japanese translation, and language pedagogy; have worked as an interpreter for the U.S. Government. Recently have been enjoying serving as president of the North American Dostoevsky Society. Something is always happening on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/North.American.Dostoevsky.Society. In times of trouble, take a break and read Chekhov.
- Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1987
"Chiehofu no ‘Onna no Okoku’ ni tsuite,” Nihon Rosia Bungaku Kai Kansai Shibu Taikai (“On Chekhov’s‘A Woman’s Kingdom’”). Western Japan Section Conference of the Japanese Russian Literature Association. Kobe University. December 16, 1995