Olga Solovieva

Comparative Literature

Olga Solovieva is Assistant Professor in the Department of Comparative Literature. Her work focuses on the history of rhetoric, performance, and media studies, particularly in their corporeal and material aspects. She is writing a book on Thomas Mann's political writings, "Thomas Mann’s Russia," which will reconstruct Mann’s attempted mediation among the conflicting intellectual paradigms of his time. Her work brings into dialogue texts and concepts from numerous domains, including literature, film, religious studies, art history, philosophy, and law.