William Debnam

William Debnam


2021: BA in Modern and Medieval Languages (Russian, Spanish, Ukrainian and Polish) from the University of Cambridge 

2023: MA in Slavic Languages (track in Ukrainian Literature) 

The title of my MA thesis was "The Anxieties of Late-Stage Ukrainianisation: Mykola Kulish’s Myna Mazailo and Valerian Pidmohylʹnyi’s A Little Touch of Drama".

Area of Interest

Ukrainian modernist literature in the USSR; language politics; Soviet nationalities policy; and the legacy of Ukrainian Romanticism. 


Courses Taught

"Elementary Ukrainian I" in Fall 2023
"Elementary Ukrainian II" in Fall 2024.