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Edward Waysband

  • Edward Waysband has been at HSE University since 2023.

Education and Degrees

  • 2010

    Hebrew University of Jerusalem

  • 2003

    Master's in Russian and Slavic Languages
    Hebrew University of Jerusalem

  • 2001

    Bachelor's in Russian and Slavic Languages; English Literature
    Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Continuing education / Professional retraining / Internships / Study abroad experience

2017–2018          Research Fellowship of The Polish Institute of Advanced Studies (PIASt)

2016–2017          The University of Caen, Normandy, Department of Russian and Polish Studies. Humanities and Social Sciences Post-Doctoral Fellowship of the French Embassy in Israel

2015–2016          Individual Research Scholarship, The Marjorie Mayrock Center for Russian, Euro-Asian and East European Research, European Forum at the Hebrew University

2012–2013          The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Warburg Post-Doctoral Fellowship

2012                    Kone Foundation Fellowship, Collegium for Advanced Studies, University of Helsinki

2010–2012          The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Lady Davis Post-Doctoral Fellowship

2009–2010          University of Toronto, The Munk Centre for International Studies, The Halbert Post-Doctoral Fellowship

Courses (2022/2023)

Courses (2021/2022)

Courses (2020/2021)

Courses (2019/2020)

Courses (2018/2019)



  • 2017
    REVOLUTIONS DE 1917 : LE CHANTIER D’UNE NOUVELLE CULTURE ? (Caen). Presentation: Библия и поэзия революции
  • The Seventeenth World Congress of Jewish Studies (Jerusalem). Presentation: Alexander Goldstein’s "Tethys, or Mediterranean Mail": Russian-Israeli Literature as Levantine
  • 2016
    48th Annual ASEEES Convention (Вашингтон). Presentation: Russian Essentialism Revisited: Gorky and Khodasevich on Russian Peasant Poetry
  • Ложь как фактор социальной жизни: практики и тексты (Санкт-Петербург). Presentation: В борьбе за переписывание истории: младоформалисты, «некий А. Дымшиц» и Гулливер о военных статьях Маяковского
  • 2015
    “Spaces, Places, Cities, and Spatiality.” International Walter Benjamin Society Conference (Tel Aviv - Jerusalem). Presentation: "Wo viel Raum ist, da ist viel Zeit": The "Asiatic" Chronotope in Tomas Mann’s Magic Mountain and Walter Benjamin’s Moscow Diary.
  • An International Conference Poetry and Politics in the 20th Century: Boris Pasternak, His Family, and His Novel Doctor Zhivago (Stanford). Presentation: The Politics of Childhood in Autobiographical Works of Mandelstam (The Noise of Time), Pasternak (Safe Conduct, People and Propositions), and Khodasevich ("Infancy")
  • 2010
    42nd Annual Convention of the Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (Los Angeles). Presentation: "On Your New, Joyous Path": Khodasevich’s Poetic Response to Polish- Jewish Tensions at the Outbreak of the First World War
  • Canadian Association of Slavists Annual Meeting (Montreal). Presentation: The Return of Orpheus in Russian Post-Symbolist Poetry

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