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Podshivalova Elena Alekseevna

Podshivalova Elena Alekseevna Position: Professor at the Department of History of Russian literature and literary theory
Academic degree: Doctor of Philological Sciences (Ph.D)
Academic title: Professor

Contact information:

Address: 426034, Izhevsk, Universitetskaya st., 1/2, room 226
Telephone number: +7 (3412) 916154
e-mail: podshlena1@mail.ru

Biographical data:

Date of Birth- 12.11.1953

In 1975 she graduated from the Faculty of Philology of the Udmurt State University, specialty – philologist (teacher). She has been working in the Udmurt State University since 1974. From 1978 till 1981 she had undergone correspondence postgraduate study. In 1984 at the Institute of Russian Literature of the USSR Academy of Sciences (Kiev) she defended her Ph.D. thesis on «The author in N.G. Chernyshevsky’s novel “What Is to Be Done?”» (scientific adviser – Ph.D, prof. B.О. Коrman). In 2002 at the Voronezh State University she defended a doctoral thesis on «Self-consciousness in Russian literature of 1920s». In 2006 she was awarded the academic title of professor. For achievements in the field of education in 2009 she was awarded the Medal of the Ministry of Education and Science «Honoured Worker of Higher Professional Education of the Russian Federation».

Research interests:

The history of Russian literature of the Silver Age; the history of Russian literature of 1920-30; system-subject approach to a literary text on materials of Russian literature of XX century; methodology of literature teaching at school and university.

She is the author of 165 scientific papers, including one monograph, a collective textbook, a course of lectures on the history of Russian literature of 1920-30, and three guidance manuals. She is the collector and the author of comments and introduction to the two collections of literary texts («Contemporaries: Annensky, Akhmatova, Pasternak, Tsvetaeva» (Izhevsk, 1988), «N.Gumilyov. Pillar of fire» (Izhevsk,1990).

Scientific-organizational activities:

E.A. Podshivalova organizes annual interuniversity and international scientific conferences «Kormanovskie chteniya», participates in Grant programs of RHSF. In different Russian universities she regularly opposes works presented to the protection of a degree of candidate or doctor of philological sciences; reviews monographic papers, collections of scientific articles and philological journals.

She is an editor of two serial interuniversity collections of scientific articles – «Kormanovskie chteniya», «The problem of the author in literature» - as well as of International scientific journal «Language and Literature in a scientific dialogue» (Izhevsk – Granada, 2011, 2013, 2015). She is an executive editor of the journal included in the list of leading peer-reviewed scientific journals and publications of HAC RF «The Bulletin of Udmurt University. Series: History and Philology». She is a member of an expert board of the international scientific journal «Cuadernos de Russia Espanola» (Granada, Spain).

E.A. Podshivalova participates in three dissertation councils for doctoral and master's theses in the Udmurt State University and Kazan State University of Culture. She is a member of the Council of Philological faculties of Ural universities; a member of an editorial board of the regional scientific-methodical journal «Class of Philology» (Yekaterinburg). Since 2005 she organizes republican scientific-practical conferences of teachers «School-university-school: Actual problems of liberal education».