Anna A. Golovkova

Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in Religion

Teaching this semester

REL 1101. Introduction to the Study of Religion

Basic concepts, methods, and issues in the study of religion, with special reference to examples comparing and contrasting Asian and Western religions. Lectures, films, discussions, and readings in a variety of texts such as scriptures, novels, and autobiographies, along with modern interpretations of religion in ancient and contemporary Asian and Western contexts..


  • B.A., Moscow State Linguistics University
  • M.A., Columbia
  • M.St., Oxford
  • Ph.D., Cornell