Department of Romance, German & Slavic Languages & Literatures
801 22nd Street, NW, Phillips Hall 513
Washington, DC 20052

Phone: (202) 994-6330
Fax: (202) 994-9126

Philippa Rappoport

Philippa Rappoport

Title — Professorial Lecturer in Russian

Office — PHIL 509A, Office Hours: R 7:00-7:30pm

Phone — (202) 994-6552

E-mail —


Philippa Rappoport has a Ph.D. in Slavic folklore and linguistics from the University of Virginia, with a specialty in folktales and ritual. She has taught Russian language and culture, comparative Slavic/American folklore, and English for Speakers of Other Languages. She works at the Smithsonian Institution.

Classes Taught

Spring 2014 Course: SLAV2362.10

Fall 2013 Course: SLAV2361.10