Tamara Hundorova

Tamara Hundorova

Head of the Theory of Literature Department, Shevchenko Institute of Literature, NAS of Ukraine
Tamara Hundorova

Prof. Tamara Hundorova is Head of the Theory of Literature Department at the Institute of Literature, NAS of Ukraine. She is also Prof. & Dean at the Ukrainian Free University, Corresponding Member of the National Academy of Science and the Member of the National Council of Ukraine for Science and Technology Development. She is the author of The Post-Chornobyl Library: Ukrainian Postmodernism of the 1990s. Trans. by S.Yakovenko (2019); Транзитна культура. Симптоми постколоніальної травми (2013); Післячорнобильська бібліотека. Український літературний постмодернізм (2005, second edition 2013); Кітч і література: Травестії (2008); ПроЯвлення Слова. Дискурсія раннього українського модернізму (1997, second edition 2009); Франко і/не Каменяр (2006); Femina melancholica. Стать і культура в гендерній утопії Ольги Кобилянської  (2002) as well as numerous publications on modernism, postmodernism, feminism, postcolonial studies and history of Ukrainian literature. She is the editor of Європейська меланхолія (2008); Модернізм після постмодерну (2008); Постколоніалізм. Генерації. Культура (with A.Matusiak, 2014). 

Prof. Hundorova taught at Harvard University (USA), Toronto University (Canada), Greifswald University (Germany), Ukrainian Free University (Germany), Kyiv-Mohyla University (Ukraine), Kyiv National University (Ukraine).  She is a former Fulbright Scholar (1998, 2009), Visiting scholar of Monash university (Australia, 1991) and a recipient of Yacyk Distinguished Fellowship (2009), Foreign visitors fellowship (Hokkaido University, 2004) and MUNK School of Global Affair fellowship (University of Toronto, 2017).

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Shevchenko Institute of Literature
4 Hrushevskyi St Kyiv 01001
Ukraine
p: 380 44 2791084

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