Sobol, Valeria

 

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Valeria Sobol is Associate Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.  In addition to Febris Erotica, she is the author of articles on eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Russian literature on topics ranging from Russian Sentimentalism to Herzen, Tolstoy, and Chekhov.  She is currently co-editing a volume of essays entitled Interpreting Emotions in Russia and Eastern Europe.


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On her book Febris Erotica: Lovesickness in the Russian Literary Imagination
(Our Cover Feature of September 16, 2009)