CFP: "AvtobiografiЯ. Journal on Life Writing and the Representation of the Self in Russian Culture"

The international, peer-reviewed and open access journal «AvtobiografiЯ. Journal on Life Writing and the Representation of the Self in Russian Culture» is now accepting submissions for its eight issue, which will be published in the autumn of 2019. «AvtobiografiЯ» is a journal devoted to the representation of the self in Russian culture. Its Advisory and Editorial Board are comprised of internationally renowned scholars in the field of Russian Studies. The journal welcomes contributions on any topic related to Life Writing and Auto-Biography and related genres in Russian literature, history, art and culture. The editors are particularly keen to theoretical and interdisciplinary articles, and welcome contributions about other Slavonic cultures.


Proposals must be sent to the address: The deadline for submissions is the 30th April 2019. All necessary information, including style notes and submission guidelines, are on the journal’s website: 


The seventh 2018 issue was published on 30 December 2018. It featured a special section edited by Elena Glukhova on the practice of letter writing during the Silver Age, with articles by Fedor Poliakov, Svetlana Fedotova, Anna Sergeeva-Kliatis, Ol’ga Bogdanova, Anastasia Gacheva, Dmitrii Torshilov and Elena Glukhova. It also featured an article by Irina Erman on Rozanov and 48 letters written by Mikhail Murav’ev, edited by Aleksandr Ivinskii, other than 7 book reviews. The issue can be consulted at the link: