Marina Filipovic

Lecturer in Russian



Roger Williams Hall, Room 227


Marina Filipovic received her M.A. in Slavic Languages and Literatures from University of Illinois at Chicago, with a specialization in Russian and Yugoslav literature; and her Ph.D. in Russian Literature from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Before joining the faculty at Bates in 2021, she was teaching Russian literature, film, and language courses at William & Mary. Marina teaches courses in Russian and European Studies and specializes in early Soviet literature and film.

Her research interests include Soviet and post-Soviet literature and film, technology, gender studies, the avant-garde, socialist realism, and Soviet history of science.


Current Courses

Fall Semester 2021

RUSS 201
Intermediate Russian I

RUSS 301
Advanced Russian I

Winter Semester 2022

RUSS 102
Elementary Russian II