Send Arkadi a message explaining your needs and you will receive a response by email. Have you already emailed Arkadi or another tutor? If so, you have an account! Sign in now
If you select this option, WyzAnt will ask interested tutors to contact you by email if they are able to help. A maximum of five different tutors will email you and none of your personal information, including your email address, will be released.
Leningrad Polytechnical Institute
St. Vladimir Theological Seminary NY (Master's)
Princeton Theological Seminary (PhD)
I help those with a reading knowledge of Russian to deepen their understanding of the Russian mind through guided reading and discussion of Russian poetry and prose, as well as listening to Russian “bards” and rock musicians, famous for the poetic quality of their lyrics.
The areas of my expertise include the poetry of Osip Mandelstam and Joseph Brodsky, as well as the Leningrad underground poetry of 1980-s.
I can also provide guidance in understanding Russian religious thought and Eastern Orthodox tradition (including the art of prayer, theology, liturgy, and mystagogy).
As a scholar, I specialize in continental and Neoplatonic philosophy, and am prepared to introduce and discuss the thought of Husserl, Heidegger, Fink, Plotinus, Ps.-Dionysius Areopagite, Maximus Confessor, Gregory Palamas, and Pavel Florensky.
I do not charge much, as I am tutoring, above all, for my own pleasure. I help those with a reading knowledge of Russian to deepen their understanding of the Russian mind through guided reading and discussion of Russian poetry and prose, as well as listening to Russian “bards” and rock musicians, famous… Read more
In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.
Arkadi C. has not yet had a background check. After sending a message to Arkadi, you will be able to order a background check for $7.99. The check will be processed by First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.
As part of your tutor selection process, we encourage you to run updated background checks. Please also review the safety tips for hiring tutors.