Assistant Professor of Russian and East European Studies
303 Ramer History House


  • Ph. D. in Slavic Languages and Literatures, Princeton University
  • B. A. in Russian, History, Wesleyan University

Selected publications

“Valerii Briusov’s Zemlia: An Occult Critique of Symbolist Apocalyptic Theurgy,” Slavic and East European Journal, Vol. 61, No. 4 (2017)

“From the Correspondence of Roman Jakobson and Father Georges Florovsky,” Wiener Slavistisches Jahrbuch, vol. 4 (2016)

Lindsay’s research focuses on the novels and cultural legacy of Fyodor Dostoevsky, Russian modernism, and late-19th century literature, theater, and religious culture. Her book project is entitled “Dostoevsky’s Disciples: Religion and National Ideology in Russian Culture, 1881–1913.”

Her teaching interests include 19th-century Russian literature, Dostoevsky, academic writing, and late-Soviet and contemporary Russian cinema.