Tatiana Boborykina

Senior Lecturer
St. Petersburg State University, Russia

Tatiana Boborykina

Ph.D. in Literature, Associate Professor of St. Petersburg State University, and Herzen University, delivers courses in Literature, Theater and Cinema. Dissertation: “Oscar Wilde’s Drama”. Studied at Oxford University, UK, was a visiting Professor of Russian and English Literature at Szeged University in Hungary and delivered a course of Russian Literature at Bard College, NY in USA. А literary consultant for a number of professional motion pictures. Dr. Boborykina is the editor and translator of various publications of English poetry; the author of a book on Dickens (in English and in Russian), and of a number of essays on Shakespeare, Oscar Wilde, Mark Twain, Bernard Shaw and others. She is the editor (with Annotations and Introduction in English) to the book Boris Eifman. Ascendance, published in Russia in 2005. Her essay Boris Eifman’s Theater Enigma is included in the Collection Theater and Performance in Eastern Europe: the changing scene, published in America in 2008. Her survey Dickens in Post Soviet Russia is published in “Dickens Studies Annual”, NY, 2012. She also publishes essays and reviews on Boris Eifman ballets in Russian and foreign periodicals. T. Boborykina’s English text introduces “The Art of Boris Eifman” album by S.M. Khoury, published in 2012.  Her Russian – English book “Another Realm for the Word” on Boris Eifman’s ballets was published in 2014. And her 2 volume survey of the 40 year history of Eifman’s Ballet Theater is to be published in 2020.

Tatiana Boborykina participated in numerous International Conferences on Literature, Cinema and Ballet both in Russia and abroad, including Finland, Japan and Great Britain.