Breggin Benjamin

Breggin Benjamin

Lecturer Department of Languages and Communication

Benjamin Breggin was the Coordinator of SSE Riga’s Academic English programme from August 2007 to July 2014. He is currently a part-time lecturer and language consultant for the School.


BA, Sarah Lawrence College; MSc, PhD, University of Edinburgh

Research interests

Language preferences in multilingual environments; culture and identity in the Baltic Sea region

Publications & Articles

Riga City Youth between Latvian and Russian, Journal of Baltic Studies, 2013. DOI: 10.1080/01629778.2013.853199

Intercultural Language Trends at a Quadriethnic English-medium University in the Baltics, Journal of Intercultural Communication, October 2009.

Baltisches und Heidnisches in Eduard von Keyserlings Ein Frühlingsopfer, in Michael Schwidtal (ed.), Hier ist woanders. Das baltische Welterlebnis der Keyserlings. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 2007.

Fontane’s Aesthetics of the Slavic Race, German Life and Letters, July 2003. DOI: 10.1111/1468-0483.00253