Corten, Irina H.

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CORTEN, Irina H.

CORTEN, Irina H. American (born Russia), b. 1941. Genres: Education, Language/Linguistics, Area studies. Career: University of Wisconsin-Madison, instructor in Russian, 1973-74; University of Kansas, Lawrence, visiting assistant professor of Russian, 1974-75; University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, Minneapolis, associate professor of Russian, 1975-. Guest on national television and radio programs. Publications: Vocabulary of Soviet Society and Culture: A Selected Guide to Russian Words, Idioms, and Expressions of the Post-Stalin Era, 1992. Author of scholarly and journalistic articles. Address: Russian Program, 172 Klaeber Ct., 320-16th Ave. SE, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, U.S.A.