Familiant, Nina

Senior Teaching Faculty
Ancient & Modern Languages, Literatures, & Cultures


  • PhD, Slavic Languages and Literature, University of Wisconsin – Madison
  • MA, Translation, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
  • BA, Education, Novosibirsk Pedagogical University

Courses Taught

  • Russian 201: Advanced Russian Grammar
  • Russian 310: Advanced Reading and Conversation

Teaching Interests

Heritage speakers, bilingualism, language and technology, Russian for international trade

Research Interests

19th century Russian literature, children’s literature, Siberia in Russian culture

Other Relevant Activities

Writing, traveling, translation