Vsevolod Bagno

Speaker
Research Supervisor, the Institute of Russian Literature (Pushkin House) of RAS.
Russia
Born in 1951 in Engels, Saratov region. In 1994, he defended his doctoral dissertation The Russian and Global Fate of the Myth of Don Quixote, the same year he was appointed Head of the Department of Relations between Russian and Foreign Literatures. 2007–2017 — Director of IRLI RAS.

He graduated from the Spanish Department of the Philological Faculty of Leningrad State University in 1974, entered the postgraduate course of the IRLI (Institute of Russian Literature), where he studied under the guidance of Academician M. P. Alekseev.

  • Editor-in-Chief of the Russian Literature Journal of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
  • Chairman of the Editorial Board of the Complete Works of F. M. Dostoevsky (2nd edition, revised and enlarged).
  • Chairman of the Editorial Board of the Complete Works and Letters of A. A. Blok.
  • Deputy Chairman of the editorial board of the series Literary Monuments of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
  • Member of the Editorial Board of the Complete Works of A. S. Pushkin.
  • Member of the Dissertation Council of the IRLI (Pushkin House) of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
  • Member of the Dissertation Council of the Philological Faculty of St. Petersburg State University.
  • Member of the Academic Council of the Philological Faculty of St. Petersburg State University.
  • Member of the Presidium of the Council under the President of the Russian Federation for the Russian language.
  • Member of the Presidium of the Society of Russian Literature.
  • Member of the Organizing Committee for the Support of Literature, Book Publishing and Reading in the Russian Federation.
  • Member of the Council for the Culture of Speech under the Governor of St. Petersburg.
  • Member of the Board of the Dmitry Likhachev Foundation.
  • Member of the Supervisory Board of the Translation Institute.
  • Co-chairman of the Russia, Spain, Latin America: Connections and Relations of Cultures Commission of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
  • Member of the Editorial Board of journal Izvestiya RAS. Literature and Language Series.
  • Officer of the Cross of the Order of Isabella the Catholic (Spain).
  • President of the St. Petersburg Public Organization "Cervantes" Foundation.
  • Member of the Writers' Union of St. Petersburg.
  • Member of the Supervisory Board of the Humanitarian Readings of the Russian State Humanitarian University.
  • Member of the Public Council of the Big Book Prize.
  • Member of the Board of Trustees of Artist Mikhail Shemyakin Foundation.
  • Member of the Council of the Dostoevsky Foundation.
  • Member of the Public Council of Zvezda magazine.
  • Member of the Efim Grigorievich Etkind Prize Committee.
  • Chairman of the jury of the Prometheus Star International Competition for Young Talents.
  • Officer of the Cross of the Order of Isabella the Catholic (Spain) (2006).
  • Foreign member of the board of the Association of specialists in study of literature and specialists in Russian philology of China.

Author of more than four hundred works in the field of intercultural relations, the study of Russian literature in the context of the world, the image of Russia, the history and theory of literary translation.

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