Professor of Russian, English, and Jewish Studies; Acting Coordinator, Russian/Slavic
Slavic & Eastern Languages and Literatures
Maxim D. Shrayer was born in Moscow in 1967 and emigrated to the US in 1987. A bilingual author, Shrayer has published fifteen books of criticism, nonfiction, fiction, poetry, and translations. Shrayer's work has appeared in AGNI, Kenyon Review, Massachusetts Review, Novyi Mir, Partisan Review, Southwest Review, Tablet Magazine and other publications. Among Shrayer's awards and honors are the National Jewish Book Award, the Guggenheim Fellowship and the Rockefeller Fellowship.