Slobodanka Millicent Vladiv-Glover studied Russian, French and German at the University of Melbourne for a BA Honours degree, then completed an MA on the Russian 19th century novel and a PhD on Dostoevsky and Bakhtin, doing research at MGU (Moscow State University). She lectured in the Centre for Comparative Literature and Slavic Studies at Monash University until 2013. She is Australia's representative for the International Dostoevsky Society.
James Phillips is associate professor in philosophy in the School of Humanities and Languages at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia. He researches the intersection of philosophy and literature. Among his publications are the monographs Heidegger's Volk: Between National Socialism and Poetry (Stanford, CA, 2005) and The Equivocation of Reason: Kleist Reading Kant (Stanford, CA, 2007).
Irene Zohrab, MA (Hons) (Russian), PhD (English Literature). She has held Research Fellowships (Hon.) at the School of Slavonic and East European Studies, University of London and the Stout Research Centre and was associate professor in the School of European Languages at Victoria University of Wellington. She was the Chief Editor of the New Zealand Slavonic Journal. Journal of the Australia and New Zealand Slavists’ Association. She also serves as the NZ Representative of the International Dostoevsky Society (IDS) and is Council appointee on the international journal Neizvestnyi Dostoevsky. Zohrab is the author and editor of more than 180 publications in Slavonic studies.
Slobodanka Vladiv-Glover, Monash University, Australia
James Phillips, UNSW, Sydney, Australia
Irene Zohrab, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
Maria Cymborska-Leboda, Marie Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin
Géza Horváth, University of Pannon, Veszprém, Hungary
Roman Katsman, Bar-Ilan University, Israel
Peter Mathews, Hanyang University, Seoul, South Korea
Hélène Mélat, Université Paris 4-Sorbonne, France
Tetsuo Mochizuki, Slavic Research Center, Hokkaido University, Japan
Igor Perišić, Institute for Literature and Arts, Belgrade University, Serbia
Nicholas Rzhevsky, SUNY, Stony Brooke, USA
Olga Shalygina, A M Gorky Institute of World Literature – Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
Alexandra Smith, The University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Aleksandr P Vlaskin, “Nosov” Magnitogorsk State Technical University, Chelyabinsk Region, Russia
[Natalia Zhivolupova, Nizhny Novgorod University, Russia ✝]
Scholars and students interested in the works of F.M. Dostoevsky, European comparative literary studies, literature and philosophy, and Slavic studies.