Roman Koropeckyj is Professor of Slavic Languages & Literatures at the University of California, Los Angeles. He received his B.A. in Comparative Literature at Columbia University in 1976 and his Ph.D. at Harvard University in 1990. He specializes in Polish and Ukrainian literature.
Boris Dralyuk - adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures, Univesity of California, Los Angeles. He received his B.A. in 2004, and Ph.D. in Slavic Languages and Literatures in 2011, from Univesity of California, L.A. (UCLA)