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Stanley Rabinowitz

Stanley Rabinowitz

PLace of birth
Brooklyn, NY

A.B.  Brooklyn College, A.M. Harvard University, Ph.D.  Harvard University

Favorite AMHERST class
With very few exceptions, my favorite Amherst class is the one I am currently teaching

Research Interests?
Early 20th century Russian ballet; late 19th and early 20th century Russian prose

Awards and Prizes
None recently

Favorite Book
A really hard question!  For now, The Brothers Karamzaov

Tips for aspiring writers?
Read great writing and keep at it!

Tell us a bit about your path to becoming an author
Slowly but surely, with steady improvement— from undergraduate and graduate years  to my professional life as a researcher and scholar.  The word processor has made an enormous difference.