Kristina Lucenko

Kristina LucenkoJob Title: Associate Director

Phone: (631) 632-7390

E-mailKristina.Lucenko@stonybrook.edu

Office Location: Humanities 2038

 

 

Education:

  • Ph.D., English, expected Sept 2009
    State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
  • M.A., English (concentration in creative nonfiction writing), January 1999
    The City College of New York, New York, NY
  • B.A., English, January 1993
    Rutgers College, New Brunswick, NJ

Courses Taught:

Stony Brook University, Program in Writing and Rhetoric
• Writing 102
Stony Brook University, School of Health Technology and Management
• Professional Writing 
• Communication Skills
State University of New York at Buffalo, English Department
• English 101
• English 102
• Advanced English 201
University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS
• English Composition 101
• English Composition 102
• Poetry Writing Workshop
• Introduction to Drama

Publications:

(Critical Essays, Personal Essays, and Book Reviews)

  • "'I Am Not Always in Such a Frame': Community and Gender in Early American Criminal Narratives," a chapter in the collection, Assimilation and Subversion in Earlier American Literature, Cambridge Scholars Press, summer 2006
  • "Love and Its Derivatives," a review of new books of poetry by Olena Kalytiak Davis and Larissa Szporluk, AGNI, spring 2004
  • "Recommendation: Jane Bowles," Post Road, fall 2000
  • "Ivana Kupala: Then and Now," Zdorov!, summer 2000
  • "Birthdays," moxie, spring 2000
  • "Compost Mentis," Promethean, fall 1997


(Fiction)

  • "Clovis and Candy," Promethean, fall 1998
    (Poetry)
  • "Secret Playdate," mamazine.com, February 2007
  • "Coyote Girl," "Bedtime Story," and "Wish List," lapetitezine.org, winter 2005
  • "Noctilucent Clouds Over Finland," Product, fall 2003
  • "Bus Ride Resolutions," Paterson Literary Review, summer 2002
  • "Lisa Marie" and "Nightshift," diceybrown.com, spring 2002
  • "Tomato Dress," Potpourri, summer 2001


(Theatre Reviews)

  • "Obo: Our Shamanism: A Review" New York Theatre Wire, spring 2001
  • "Creative Recycling: Yara Arts Group and Circle," Slavic and East European Performance,summer 2000


(Translations)

  • "Elegy of Water" and "At a Bar Called Gösser" by Vasyl Makhno, Poetry International Web, May 2005
  • "Private History," by Vasyl Makhno, respiro.org, summer 2004
  • "Untitled" and "For a Long Time You Prepared" by Vasyl Makhno, AGNI, summer 2002
  • "Elegy of Water" and "Untitled" by Vasyl Makhno, Downtown Brooklyn, summer 2002

Professional Presentations:


(Panels Organized)

  • "New Territories: Traditions of Women Writing in the Early Atlantic World," Northeast Modern Language Association conference, Buffalo, NY, April 2008

(Papers Presented)

  • "Historicizing Women and Humor," presented at the International Society for Humor Studies conference, Newport, RI, June 2007
  • "Writing the Self, Reading the Other: Gender, Autobiography, and Humor in Early Modern and Early American Women's Writing," presented at the Society for the Study of American Women Writers conference, Philadelphia, PA, November 2006
  • "Breaking the Habit: Cross-dressing in/and Seventeenth-Century Atlantic Women's Writing," presented at the Renaissance Society of America conference, San Francisco, CA, March 2006
  • "'I Am Not Always in Such a Frame': Community Intercession and Gender in Early American Criminal Narratives," presented at the Northeast Modern Language Association conference, Cambridge, MA, March 2005
    "Gender and Exile in Judith Ortiz Cofer's 'The Latin Deli'," presented at the Gender Across Borders symposium, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, March 2004
  • "Marginality That Matters: Seventeenth-Century Women Writing Criminal Narratives," presented at The McNeil Center for Early American Studies conference, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, October 2003
  • "God, Science, and the Notion of Experiment in Emily Dickinson and Mark Twain," presented at the Society for the Study of Science and Literature conference, Pasadena, CA, October 2002
    "Compost Mentis," Conference of Ukrainian American Writers and Editors, presented at Harvard University’s Ukrainian Research Institute, Cambridge, MA, November 1998

Honors, Awards, and Scholarships:

  • Grant-in-Aid, Folger Institute, Folger Shakespeare Library, “Researching the Archives” Dissertation Seminar, 2007-2008
  • Travel Grant, Society for the Study of American Women Writers, November 2006
    Presidential Fellowship, SUNY Buffalo, 2003-2007
  • Graduate Teaching Fellowship, SUNY Buffalo, 2003-2007
  • Travel Grant, McNeil Center for Early American Studies, University of Pennsylvania, November 2003
  • James Sims Literary Essay Award, University of Southern Mississippi, January 2003
  • Mississippi Arts Commission Writer-in-Residence Fellowship, January 2003
  • Howard W. and Helen Bahr Graduate Research Award, University of Southern Mississippi, April 2002
  • Garth Avant Poetry Prize honorable mention, University of Southern Mississippi, April 2002
  • Graduate Teaching Assistantship, University of Southern Mississippi, 2001-2003
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