This lecture was presented preceding the original theatrical production based on Mikhail A. Bulgakov’s novel “The Master and Margarita”.
World-famous Bulgakov scholar, Ellendea Proffer Teasley, opened our production by examining the world of Bulgakov and the influences on his life and writing style.
Ellendea Teasley is an American Author, Publisher, and Translator of Russian Literature into English.
She received her Ph.D. from Indiana University and is a well-known Bulgakov scholar, translator and publisher.
She is known for Mikhail Bulgakov: Life&Work (1984), translations of Bulgakov’s plays and prose, numerous articles and introductions ~ most prominently the Notes and Afterword to the Burgin-O’Connor Translation of Bulgakov’s The Master and Margarita.
This event took place in the Professional Sciences Building of Dillard University.
(This Educational Lecture is made possible thanks to Grants from the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities.)