Pryhodii, Serhii

Pryhodii, Serhii - Professor, Head of Department of Foreign Literature.

Education: 1975 – graduated from Kiev Taras Shevchenko National University, Interpreters’ Department; 1986 Kandidat Nauk (Institute of Literature, National Academy of Sciences in Ukraine); 1995 Doctor of Philology Degree (Kiev Taras Shevchenko National University); 1997 Professor of Comparative Studies, Literary Theory, Foreign Literature (Kiev National Linguistic University).
Interests: Comparative Study of American and Ukrainian Literatures; Polycritical Analysis of American Literature; Archetypal Analysis of American Literature; Narratology; Imagology.
Selected Works (all in Ukrainian):
• Polycritical dilogy – Frontier Neoromanticism in American Literature. Polyreadings (K, 2010); American Romanticism. Polycriticism (K, 2006).
• Comparative tetralogy – Literary Impressionism in Ukraine and USA (K, 1998); Ukrainian Philosophy of Heart and American Transcendentalism (K,2002); Typology of Ukrainian and American Literatures at the Turn of the XIX – XX Centuries. Vol.1 (K, 2004); Vol.2 (K, 2005, co-author).
• Ancient Literature trilogy – Literature of Ancient Greece (K, 1999); Genealogy of Ancient Greek Myths (K, 1997); Antiquity and American Romanticism (Chernivtsi, 2003).
• Archetypal Criticism of American Literature (Kiev-Simferopol, 2008, co-author).
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