Nikolova, Olga

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Nikolova, Olga

Email Degree From PhD. Harvard University, USA

Research Interests

  • Poetry
  • European and American Verse Traditions
  • Literature and Science
  • Literary Criticism
  • The Cantos of Ezra Pound
  • Bulgarian Literature in a Global Context
  • Composition
  • American Literature from the Beginning to 1865
  • American Literature 1865 to Present
  • American Nature Writing
  • From Pre-Raphaelite to Decadent


PhD. Harvard University, USA (2005). English and American Literature and Language. Specialized in American Literature and Literary Theory. Dissertation: Graphic Design, Modern Poetry and Academic Writing.
MA. Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Bulgaria (2000). English Studies.

Olga Nikolova is the founding editor of the online literary journal Peat Nekogash (“Пеат некогаш”).

Her most recent essay in English: Keep It Growing: A Translator’s Take on Ezra Pound’s “Make It New.” A book of her essays in Bulgarian was published by Fakel in 2019: “Опорна точка: избрани есета” (Факел, 2019).