Slavic Languages and Literatures
University of Michigan
2002 MA in English Literature and Theory, University Of Nis, Serbia
2007 Ph.D. in Comparative Literature, Rutgers University
The Sacrificed Body: Balkan Community Building and the Limits of Freedom, Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2013.
Mediated Resistance: The Struggle for Independent Mediascapes During the Yugoslav Dissolution, Tatjana Aleksić and Aleksandar Bošković, eds. Forthcoming Brill, in 2017.
Mythistory and Narratives of the Nation in the Balkans, Tatjana Aleksić, ed., Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Ltd., UK, 2007.
Introduction & Chapter One
"The Sacrificed Subject of Rhea Galanaki's Ismail Ferik Pasha." Journal of Modern Greek Studies 27:1 (May 2009).
“National Definition through Postmodern Fragmentation: Milorad Pavic's Dictionary of the Khazars.” Slavic and East European Journal (SEEJ) 53:1 (Spring 2009).
"Grief Can only Be Written in One's Mother Tongue." Literature of Exile, Agnieszka Gutty, ed. New York, Berlin: Peter Lang Publishing, 2009.
"Disintegrating Narratives: Mock-historical Documentation in the Fiction of Dubravka Ugrešić and David Albahari." Bilgi University Press, Istanbul, Turkey, 2008.
"The Balkan Immurement Legend: Between Myth and a Nationalist Project." Mythistory and Narratives of the Nation in the Balkans, Tatjana Aleksić, ed. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Ltd., UK, 2007.
"Extricating the Self from History: Bait by David Albahari." MMLA Journal 39:2 (Fall 2006).
"Benevolent Racism: Can the Other Represent Itself?" Facta Universitatis, 2002.
Comparative Literature Faculty Profile
Myth and History in Contemporary Balkan Literature
Women in Myth, the Myth of Women
Colonialism of the Imagination: Greece and the Balkans
Nowhere People: Exiles from the State of Ideology
Postmodern Murder Mysteries and Spy Stories
Myth, history, memory