John MurrayAssistant Professor
John teaches Russian language, area studies and cultural studies, as well as modules on the Russian press, and on translation.
John is currently directing a documentary on a Russian daily newspaper. With his colleague, Sarah Smyth, he has recently published two Russian language textbooks. John is also a painter and his work can be viewed here.
For the 2016-2017 academic year John will be TSM coordinator at the Department of Russian and Slavonic Studies. For the second semester of the 2016-2017 academic year John will be acting director of the MPhil in Textual and Visual Studies.