Fellow in Research Area 1: "Competing Communities", September – December 2022
Ilya Kalinin received his PhD in Russian Literature at Saint Petersburg State University in 2002 with his project “Russian Literary Utopia, XVIII-XX Centuries: The Philosophy and Poetics of the Genre”. From 2021 to 2022 he was a Fellow at the Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin. His research focuses on early Soviet intellectual and cultural history and the historical and cultural politics of contemporary Russia. His articles and essays have been published in a wide range of journals and translated into 14 languages. His book “History as Art of Articulation. Russian Formalists and Revolution” is set for publication in 6 months by Moscow based Publishing house New Literary Observer.