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Russian language and literature educator

Daria A. Kirjanov, Russian language and literature educator. International Research & Exchanges Board travel grantee, 1997; John F. Enders grantee Yale University, 1994; Am Council Teachers Russian fellow, 1996. Member Association American Teachers Slavic and East European Languages, North America Chekhov Society, American Association for Advancement of Slavic Studies, Russian Orphan Opportunity Fund.

Background

Kirjanov, Daria A. was born on October 6, 1962 in Buenos Aires. Came to the United States, 1965. Daughter of Alexander Sergeevich and Dagmar Sophie (Beyer) Kirjanov.

Education

Bachelor, Wellesley College, 1985. Master of Arts in Slavic Languages, Yale University, 1991. Doctor of Philosophy in Russian Literature, Yale University, 1996.

Career

Freelance translator and interpreter, various locations, since 1985. Assistant professor Russian Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois, 1994-1999. Lecturer Russian University Pennsylvania, since 1999.

Member Russian advisory board Associates Colleges of the Midwest, Chicago, 1994-1999. Language consultant, since 1988.

Membership

Member Association American Teachers Slavic and East European Languages, North America Chekhov Society, American Association for Advancement of Slavic Studies, Russian Orphan Opportunity Fund.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Pottery, photography, swimming, hiking, sewing.

Connections

father:
Alexander Sergeevich Kirjanov

mother:
Dagmar Sophie (Beyer) Kirjanov