Peter Orte

Peter Orte

Lecturer in Russian

1890 East-West Rd | 489 Moore Hall | Honolulu, HI 96822


Office hours in Fall 2019: MWF 1:30-2:30


  • PhD in Comparative Literature, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2014
  • MA in Russian Literature, University of Oregon, 2019

Teaching at UH Manoa

Russian language at all levels

Research experience

  • 19th/20th Century Russian literature
  • Literatures and Cultures of the South Caucasus
  • Translation Studies
  • Affect Theory/Theory of the Emotions
  • Lyric poetry
  • Philosophy



  • Stereotypes in Literatures and Cultures. Eds. Rahilya Geybullaeva and Peter Orte. Switzerland: Peter Lang International Academic Publishers, 2010. Print.


  • “Waslaw Nijinsky and the Absence of the Work,” Poljarnyj Vestnik: Norwegian Journal of Slavic Studies, 20 (2016), 80-101. Web.
  • “Lermontov’s Ashik-Kerib and the Lyric Hero,” Slaviс and East European Journal. (forthcoming)

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