Ph.D. in Philology

Adviser for the Rector of Novgorod National Universe Yaroslav Mudryi

Senior Researcher IWL RAS

Member of the International PEN club and of the Free historical society

Member of the evaluation team of the annual International readings “F.M. Dostoevsky in the perception 21st-Century readers” in Staraya Russa

 

Ph.D. Thesis: The theme of Napoleon in Fyodor Dostoevsky's Novel The Idiot (2009)

 

Research Interests: Fyodor Dostoevsky, The Myth of Napoleon in 19th and 20th-Century Russian Literature, Masonry, Mystical and Esoteric Teachings in Russian Literature, New Media.

 

Awards:

Voprosy literatury Award (2011)

Independent Literary Award "Debiut" (2015), nomination "Essay"

Humanitarian and Book Publishing Award "Knizhnyi cherv'" (2020), nomination "Urbi et orbi"

 

Selected Works:

-"Obrazy 'Taleiranov' i napoleonovskii mif v tvorchestve F.M. Dostoevskogo" ["The Image of Talleyrand and the Mith of Napoleon in F.M. Dostoevsky's Works"]. Dostoevskii i mirovaia kul'tura. Al'manakh, no. 25, 2009, pp. 247-276.

- "Goliadkin v roli 'russkogo Foblaza' (F.M. Dostoevskii i Zh.B. Luve de Kuvre)" ["Goliadkin as the "Russian Faublas" (F. M. Dostoevsky and J. B. Louvet de Couvray)"]. Dialog. Karnaval. Kronotop, no. 2 (42), 2009, pp. 171-178.

- "Ob istochnikakh rasskaza generala Ivolgina o Napoleone" ["The Sources of General Ivolgin's Tale on Napoleon"]. Dostoevskii: Materialy i issledovania, vol. 19, 2010, pp. 182-191.

- "Napoleonskie voiny v 'Diadushkinom sne" F.M. Dostoevskogo" ["Napoleonic Wars in F.M. Dostoevsky's Uncle's Dream"]. Voprosy literatury, no. 6, 2011, pp. 350-362.

- "Suvorovskaia Legenda v tvorchestve F.M. Dostoevskogo" ["The Legend of Suvorov in the Works of F.M. Dostoevsky"]. Voprosy literatury, no. 1, 2012, pp. 388-398.

- "'Chernaia kuritsa, ili Podzemnye zhiteli' Antonia Pogorel'sokogo kak povest' o masonskoi initsiatsii" ["'The Black Hen, or the Underground Inhabitants' by Antony Pogorelsky as a Tale of Masonic Initiation"]. Voprosy literatury, no. 5, 2012, pp. 124-144.

- "Napoleon i 1812 god v tvorchestve F.M. Dostoevskogo" ["Napoleon and 1812 in the Work of F.M. Dostoevsky"]. 1821 i mirovaia literatura, ed. by V.I. Shcherbakov, Moscow, IWL RAS, 2013, pp. 318-364.

- "Prizraki 'Belykh nochei': mason v pautine posmertia, maiskaia utoplenitsa i dukh tsaria Solomona" ["The Ghosts of White Nights: A Freemason in the Net of Afterlife, The Maiden Drowned in May and the King Solomon’s Spirit"]. Dostoevskii i mirovaia kul'tura. Filologhicheskii zhurnal, no. 3 (7), 2019, pp. 88-116. DOI: 10.22455/2619-0311-2019-3-88-116

- "Legenda o Rotshil'de kak 'Napoleone finansovogo mira' v romane F.M. Dostoevskogo 'Idiot'." ["The Legend of Rothschild as the “Napoleon of Finance” in Dostoevsky’s Novel The Idiot"]. Dostoevskii i mirovaia kul'tura. Filologicheskii zhurnal, no. 1 (9), pp. 31-50. DOI: 10.22455/2619-0311-2020-1-31-50

 

Scopus, Web of Science

- "'Litso s ekrana'. V chem sekret populiarnosti tok-show 'vDud'?" ["'A Face from the Screen'. What is the Secret for the Popularity of the talk-show 'vDud'?"]. Nauka televideniia, no. 14.3, 2018, pp. 151-166.

- "Evoliutsiia Iuriia Dud'ia: ot populiarnogo videoblogera do obshchestvennogo deiatelia" ["The Evolution of Yury Dud': from Popular Video Blogger to Social Activist"]. Nauka televedenia, no. 16.4, 2020, pp. 65-82.