Professor Bond received her Ph.D. in Slavic and Comparative Literature from Columbia University. Her scholarship is focused on trains and visual illusions in late nineteenth-century Russian and French novels. Her research interests include Russian realism, French naturalism, Darwinism in literature, fantastic literature, science fiction and post-colonial Francophone literature.
Ph.D., Slavic and Comparative Literature, 2011
Dissertation: "Tolstoy and Zola: Trains and Missed Connections"
Harriman Certificate, Harriman Institute, 2006
M.A., Slavic Languages and Literature, 2005
B.A. Comparative Literature, 1999
Nineteenth-Century Russian Literature
Technology and Literature
RUS 101 Elementary Russian I
FDN 183 Who's Afraid of Technology?/Technology: Friend or Foe?
RUS/LIT/WGS 279 Novels of Love and Deception
RUS 102 Elementary Russian II
RUS/LIT 273 Terrorism in Russian Literature and Fim
RUS 173 (FYS) The Fantastic in Russian Literature and Film
RUS 270 Chekhov: Plays, Stories, Life