Margarit Tadevosyan-Ordukhanyan

Born n Yerevan, Armenia, Margarit Tadevosyan Ordukhanyan moved to the USA at the age of 18 to pursue her education and a career in the letters. Dr. Ordukhanyan received her PhD in English and Comparative Literature from Boston College, where she studied theoretical and practical aspects of literary translation, and conducted extensive research on exilic literature, bilingual writers, and the function of self-translation in the multilingual literary imagination. She has published numerous articles and essays on Vladimir Nabokov, Joseph Conrad, and other bilingual writers and is currently completing work on a book entitled The Verbal Texture of Exile. Her translations of modern and contemporary Russian and Armenian writers into English have appeared in book collections in the USA and abroad. Dr. Ordukhanyan currently resides in New York City.