University of Pittsburgh

Faculty

Irina Livezeanu

Associate Professor
PhD, University of Michigan (1986)

University of Pittsburgh
Department of History
3520 Posvar Hall
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
412-648-7466
irinal@pitt.edu

Curriculum Vitae

Field(s)

East Central Europe
Intellectual and Cultural History
Avant-garde & intellectuals
Nationalism
Gender

Teaching

East European Civilization
Communism in Eastern Europe
Intellectuals and Politics in 20th Century Europe
Gender in Modern Europe
Producing and Consuming European Modernity
Modern East European Jewry

Selected Publications

"Romania: ‘Windows toward the West’: New Forms and the ‘Poetry of True Life,’" in Peter Brooker, et al., eds., Modernist Magazines: A Critical and Cultural History, vol. 3: Europe 1880-1940 (Oxford University Press, 2013)

Women & Gender in Central and Eastern Europe, Russia and Eurasia: A Comprehensive Bibliography.Vol. I: Southeastern and East Central Europe (with June Pachuta Farris), M.E. Sharpe, 2007

Cultural Politics in Greater Romania: Regionalism, Nation Building, and Ethnic Struggle, 1918-1930, Cornell 1995 & 2000

"Generational Politics and the Philosophy of Culture: Lucian Blaga between Tradition and Modernism," in Austrian History Yearbook, vol. 33 (2002)


Honors/Awards

President, Society for Romanian Studies 2010-2014 http://www.society4romanianstudies.org/home)

Humanities Center fellow, University of Pittsburgh 2012-2013

Heldt Book Prize from the Association for Women in Slavic Studies (1995)

American Romanian Academy of Arts and Sciences Book Award (1995)

Project(s)

The Routledge HISTORY OF EAST CENTRAL EUROPE SINCE 1700

The New Generation and the Avant-Garde: Ideas, Art and Politics in Romania, 1916-1947