Il'ja Kliger Ilya Kliger Илья Клигер

Ilya Kliger is associate professor of Russian and Slavic Studies at New York University. He is author of The Narrative Shape of Truth: Veridiction in Modern European Literature (Penn State UP, 2011) as well as of articles dealing with the history and theory of the novel in Russia and France, literary theory and narratology. He is currently working on a book on the tragic social imaginary in the age of Russian Realism.