Jean Thomson Fulton Professor of Modern Language & Literature, Middlebury

Kevin Moss is a Professor of Russian and Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies at Middlebury College. Since the early ‘90s he has studied gay & lesbian culture in Russia and Eastern Europe, and in 1997 he edited the first anthology of gay writing from Russia, Out of the Blue: Russia's Hidden Gay Literature (Gay Sunshine Press). His translations of the work of Evgeny Kharitonov have appeared in several anthologies and journals. Recent publications focus on queer characters in films from former Yugoslavia.


  • 1985–present
    Professor, Middlebury College


  • 1984 
    Cornell University , PhD


  • 2005
    From Sworn Virgins to Transvestite Prostitutes: Performing Gender and Sexuality in Two Films from Yugoslavia, Sexuality and Gender in Postcommunist Eastern Europe and Russia