Professor, Undergraduate Chair
Office Hours: on sabbatical
Peter Steiner was born in Prague, Czechoslovakia.
Peter Steiner received his doctoral degree from Yale in 1976.
Before coming to Penn, Peter Steiner taught at the University of Michigan and at Harvard University.
Peter Steiner is the author of "Russian Formalism," which has been translated into Japanese, Italian, and Bulgarian. He also edited four volumes on various aspects of Slavic literary theory.
major areas of research are literary theory and modern Slavic literature
Last updated on January 26, 2015