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Elena Zemskova

  • Elena Zemskova has been at HSE since 2011.

Education and Degrees

  • 2002

    Candidate of Sciences* (PhD) in Russian Literature
    Russian State University for the Humanities

  • 2002

    Doctoral programme in Russian Literature
    Russian State University for the Humanities

  • 1998

    Degree in Cultural Studies
    Institute of European Cultures of the Russian State University for the Humanities

  • 1997

    Degree in Philology
    Russian State University for the Humanities

* Candidate of Sciences
According to the International Standard Classification of Education (ISCED) 2011, Candidate of Sciences belongs to ISCED level 8 - "doctoral or equivalent", together with PhD, DPhil, D.Lit, D.Sc, LL.D, Doctorate or similar. Candidate of Sciences allows its holders to reach the level of the Associate Professor.

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Academical Writing (Russian) (Bachelor’s programme; Faculty of Philology; 1 year, 1-4 module)Rus



  • 2017
    ASEEES Annual Convention (Chicago). Presentation: Translation and Denunciation: An Author-Translator Conflict in the Time of the Great Terror
  • 2016
    The 48th Annual ASEEES Convention (Вашингтон). Presentation: From German into English in Moscow: translation practices of the International Literature magazine
  • Переводческие стратегии и государственный контроль (Тарту). Presentation: Стихотворение А. Тарковского «Переводчик» в контексте переводческих практик сталинской эпохи.
  • 2015
    Социальные практики литературы: роль институтов в истории русской литературы (Москва). Presentation: Споры о точности/вольности перевода и статус переводчика в советской литературной системе 1930-х годов
  • The 2015 ASEEES Annual Convention (Филадельфия). Presentation: Translation at War: The Multilingual Journal 'International Literature' During World War II
  • 2014
    Гаспаровские чтения - 2014 (Москва). Presentation: Первое всесоюзное совещание переводчиков 4-6 января 1936 года (по новым материалам)
  • Translation in Russian Contexts: Transcultural, Translingual and Transdisciplinary Points of Departure (Уппсала). Presentation: Literary Translation as a Profession in the 1930s: The Case of Alexander Romm
  • British–Soviet Friendship and Cultural Exchange: promotion, partnership and propaganda (London). Presentation: The Journal "International Literature" (English version), 1932–43
  • Издательская политика СССР и иностранные писатели в 1920­ 1960е годы. Европа, Америка (Москва). Presentation: История журнала "Интернациональная литература": промежуточные итоги и перспективы проекта факультета филологии НИУ­-ВШЭ
  • XXII Лотмановские чтения (Москва). Presentation: Литературная биография советского переводчика: случай А.И. Ромма

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Faked to Order

How Soviet poets and translators created fakelore

HSE School of Philology Researchers at ASEEES Conference in Washington

Elena Zemskova, Elena Ostrovskaya, Maya Kucherskaya, Alexey Vdovin, and Pavel Nerler spoke on various aspects of the history of Russian literature and culture.