Polly Gannon is past
Director (1997–2003) of Petroteach and currently Cultural
Exchange Coordinator. She is Visiting Professor at the Fyodorov Center for Translation Studies at St. Petersburg State University and Academic Director of
Cultural Studies at the New York-St. Petersburg Institute for
Cognitive and Cultural Studies.
Literature and Slavic Linguistics Cornell University, May 1997
“The Threshold of Transfiguration and the Elusive ‘Other’ in the Poetics
of Boris Pasternak”
Literature, Cornell University, August 1990
“Andrei Platonov: Exile in the Promised Land”
Department of Slavic
Languages and Literatures. The University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands 1980–1985
Intensive Finnish Language and Culture. Helsinki
B.A., Russian Literature.