Garrard, John Gordon, 1934-

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John Gordon Garrard (1934-) is Professor Emeritus of Russian Studies at the University of Arizona. He previously taught at Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, as a lecturer in Russian language and literature, 1958-62; Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, as an assistant professor, 1964-69, and then associate professor of Russian literature, 1969-71; University of Virginia, Charlottesville, as professor of Russian literature, 1971-84, chair of the department of Slavic languages and literature, 1971-76, director of the Center for Russian and East European Studies, 1972-83; and finally University of Arizona, Tucson, as professor of Russian literature, 1984-, director of the Institute for the Study of the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe, 1985-87, and head of the department of Russian and Slavic languages, 1985-88. He was also at Indiana University, Bloomington, as a visiting associate professor, 1970-71. He published the following works, many of which were co-written by Carol Garrard, his wife: Mixhail Chulkov: An Introduction to His Prose and Verse, 1970; Mikhail Lermontov, 1982; (with Carol Garrard) Inside the Soviet Writers' Union, 1990; and (with Carol Garrard) The Bones of Berdichev: The Life and Fate of Vasily Grossman, 1996.
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referencedIn Brown, Edward James, 1909-1991. Papers, 1946-1991. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Garrard, John G. Vladimir Tendryakov ten years after Stalin. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Harry Levin papers Houghton Library
creatorOf John and Carol Garrard collection of Vasiliĭ Semenovich Grossman papers Houghton Library
creatorOf China after Mao: color slides and ephemera, 1972-1978. Houghton Library
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associatedWith Brown, Edward James, 1909-1991. person
associatedWith Committee for the Exhibition of Chinese Archaeological Finds corporateBody
spouseOf Garrard, Carol Elizabeth person
associatedWith Grossman, Vasilĭi Semenovich. person
correspondedWith Levin, Harry, 1912-1994 person
associatedWith Marx, Karl person
associatedWith Stalin, Joseph person
associatedWith Vladimir Lenin person
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Birth 1934-08-28





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