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Elena Ostrovskaya

  • Elena Ostrovskaya has been at HSE University since 2011.

Education and Degrees

  • 1998

    Candidate of Sciences* (PhD) in Russian Literature
    Russian State University for the Humanities
    Thesis Title: Innokentij Annenskij and the French Poetry of 19th Century

  • 1998

    Doctoral programme in Russian Literature
    Russian State University for the Humanities, History and Philology

  • 1995

    Degree in Russian language and Russian Literature
    Lomonosov Moscow State University, Philology

* 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.

Student Term / Thesis Papers

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Courses (2016/2017)

Research Methods and Presentation Skills (Master’s programme; Faculty of Humanities; 1 year, 3, 4 module)Eng


October 2016               Erasmus+ short mobility grant, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain

Aug 2009 – Feb 2010            Fulbright Scholar, Georgetown University, Washington, DC


  • 2016
    Мировая литература как советский культурный проект (Москва). Presentation: Мировая литература без мировой революции: журнал “Интернациональная литература” в 1935 году
  • 2015
    IV международные Зверевские чтения по американистике «Война в американской культуре: тексты и контексты» (Москва). Presentation: Поэзия Первой мировой войны в американских "little magazines": поэтика, идеология, редакционная политика
  • Маргиналии-2015: границы культуры и текста (Полоцк). Presentation: "Последняя вагонетка наверх": Гарольд Хезлоп и советский читатель 30-х годов
  • IV Андреевские чтения. Лики ХХ века. Литература и идеология (Москва). Presentation: "Под властью угля": писатель-углекоп на международном рынке писательского труда (Гарольд Хезлоп в переписке с редакцией журнала "Интернациональная литература")"
  • The 47th Annual ASEEES Convention (Филадельфия). Presentation: “English Translators in "International Literature" in the Early 1930s: Poetics of/ and Biography.”
  • Иннокентий Анненский (1855 – 1909): жизнь, творчество, эпоха (к 160-летию со дня рождения) (Санкт-Петербург). Presentation: «Дня нет уж...»: Г. Лонгфелло и Э.По в творческой интерпретации Иннокентия Анненского
  • 2014
    British–Soviet Friendship and Cultural Exchange: promotion, partnership and propaganda (London). Presentation: The Journal "International Literature" (English version), 1932–43
  • Translation in Russian Contexts: Transcultural, Translingual and Transdisciplinary Points of Departure (Уппсала). Presentation: Translating a Book of Verse: The Case of Russian Auden
  • Издательская политика СССР и иностранные писатели в 1920­ 1960е годы. Европа, Америка (Москва). Presentation: Английская версия журнала "Интернациональная литература" и материалы англо-американской комиссии МОРП за 1932-1935 гг.
  • 2013
    Association for Slavic, East European and Eurasian Studies 45th Annual Convention (Boston). Presentation: New York, the Capital of the 20th Century, in Poetry of Mayakovsky and Burlyuk of the 1920s


Timetable for today

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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.

Bridging the Gap Between Slavic Studies and Translation Studies

From September 23 to October 2, the HSE School of Philology (Faculty of Humanities) will host Susanna Witt, Associate Professor, Senior Research Fellow, Uppsala Centre for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Uppsala University (Sweden). During this time she will lecture at a conference on World Literature as a Soviet Project, as well as teach several lectures in the School of Philology.