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Research Interests

Russian literature and culture of the eighteenth--nineteenth centuries; gothic/uncanny and empire; literature and science; travel literature; Ukrainian and Czech literatures.

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physiology Social Sciences
orientalism Social Sciences
Ukraine Social Sciences
ethnography Social Sciences
brain Social Sciences
emotion Social Sciences
travel Social Sciences
Erotica Arts & Humanities

Research Output 2001 2018

Introduction: Rethinking the gothic in Ukraine

Sobol, V., Jun 1 2018, In : Slavic and East European Journal. 62, 2, p. 247-254 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article


On Mimicry and Ukrainians: The Imperial Gothic in Pogorelsky's Monastyrka

Sobol, V., 2013, In : East/West Journal. 16-17, p. 369-387

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

‘Komu ot chuzhikh, a nam ot svoikh’: variazhskoe prizvanie v russkoi literature kontsa XVIII veka

Sobol, V., 2012, Tam, vnutri: Praktiki vnutrennei kolonizatsii v kul’turnoi istorii Rossii. Etkind, A., Uffelmann, D. & Kukulin, I. (eds.). Moscow: NLO, p. 186-216

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Internal Orientalism in Radishchev's journey from St. Petersburg to Moscow

Sobol, V., Dec 1 2011, In : Zeitschrift fur Slavische Philologie. 68, 2, p. 241-269 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Activities 2008 2008

  • 1 Participation in conference

Interpreting Emotion in Eastern Europe, Russia, and Eurasia

Mark D Steinberg (Organizer), Valeria Sobol (Organizer)

Activity: Attendance typesParticipation in conference

Honors & Recognition

NEH Fellowship

Valeria Sobol (Recipient), 2014


Gothic Literature