Born and raised in Russia; trained in Anglophone, Hispanic, and Slavic Studies in Russia and Germany; inspired by the feminist brightest in Toronto. Now a Freigeist.

Tatiana Klepikova

Volkswagen Foundation Freigeist Fellow
leader of the research group “Light On!
Queer Literatures and Cultures under Socialism”
Institute for Slavic Studies, University of Regensburg

My research and teaching interests include:
– 20th & 21st-c. Russian literature and the arts
– gender and sexuality in Eastern Europe
– feminist and queer theater & performance in Eastern Europe and Central Asia
– decoloniality in Eastern European contexts
– publics and citizenship in the digital age
– digital body and posthumanism