Professor Gerald Smith FBA

Russian, Slavonic and Eastern European Languages and Literatures Eastern Europe including Russia Russia

Elected 2001

UK Emeritus Fellow
2001
Literature, Modern languages

I continue to work on contemporary Russian poetry, in particular translating Lev Loseff (1937-2009), and on the life and works of the critic D.S.Mirsky (1890-1939). www.levloseff.blogspot.co

Current post

Emeritus Professor of Russian, University of Oxford, and Emeritus Fellow of New College, Oxford

Past appointments

New College University of Oxford Emeritus Professor of Russian, University of Oxford, and Emeritus Fellow of New College, Oxford

Jan 2003 -

University of Oxford Professor of Russian

Jan 1986 -

University of Oxford Professor of Emeritus Russian , University of Oxford, and Fellow of New College, Oxford

Jan 1986 - Sep 2003

University of Birmingham Lecturer in Russian

Jan 1971 - Jan 1978

University of Nottingham Lecturer in Russian

Jan 1964 - Jan 1971

Publications

Letters from D.S.Mirsky and Helen Iswolsky to Marguerite Caetani 2015

Songs to seven strings 1984

D S Mirsky. A Russian-English life, 1890-1939 2000

Vzglyad izvne: stat'i o russkoi poezii i poetike 2002

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