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Staff photo Aleksei Semenenko

Aleksei Semenenko

Associate professor in Russian Literature; PhD in Russian Literature from Stockholm University (2007).

Works at

Affiliation
Associate professor at Department of Language Studies Units: Russian
Location
A, Humanisthuset, korridor HF2 Umeå universitet, 901 87 Umeå

Recent publications:

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Research interests:

  • Russian literature;
  • censorship and satire in Russia;
  • semiotics;
  • literary theory and methods (especially formalism and structuralism);
  • Shakespeare studies;
  • genre theory, folklore and myth;
  • theory of translation.

Recent projects
(2016–2018) Satire and Censorship in Putin's Russia, Slaviska språk, Stockholms universitet, Veteskapsrådet.

(2013–2015) Yuri Lotman's Semiotic Theory in the Study of Cognition, Media and Communication Studies, Södertörn University, Östersjöstifltelsen.

(2008-2009) Textuality of culture: Yuri Lotman's semiotic theory in the interdisciplinary research, CBEES, Södertörns högskola, Östersjöstifltelsen.

The Shakespearean International Yearbook 18: Special Section: Soviet Shakespeare, Routledge 2020 : 21-42
Semenenko, Aleksei
Bakhtiniana: Revista de Estudos do Discurso, São Paulo : Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo 2019, Vol. 14, (4) : 157-169
Semenenko, Aleksei
Words, Bodies, Memory: A Festschrift in honor of Irina Sandomirskaja, Huddinge: Södertörns högskola 2019 : 297-303
Semenenko, Aleksei
Russian literature, Elsevier 2018, Vol. 95 : 93-122
Semenenko, Aleksei
Translation in Russian contexts: culture, politics, identity, London: Routledge 2017 : 276-291
Semenenko, Aleksei