Max Hayward Visiting Fellowship - Former Holders
Raymond Cooke 1984-85 Preparation for publication of doctoral thesis entitled ‘The poetic world of Velimir Khlebnikov: an interpretation’
Andrzej Drawicz* March 1985 Revised edition of Soviet Literature 1917-1967: Russian Writers (* Dr Drawicz was elected to the Fellowship for a year in December 1981 but was subsequently interned in Poland).
Riitta Pittman 1986-87 Preparation for publication of doctoral thesis on ‘Mikhail Bulgakov: the theme of evil in Master i Margarita’
Stanley Rabinowitz 1989-1990 A study of turn-of-the-century Russian literary journals and their role in the emergence of Symbolism
Rosamund Bartlett 1993 Preparation for publication of doctoral thesis on ‘Wagner and Russia: a study of the influence of Wagner's music and ideas on the artistic and cultural life of Russia and the Soviet Union, 1841-1941’
Craig Brandist 1994-1995 A study of the carnivalesque elements in the prose works of late 1920s and early 1930s Soviet literature
Svetlana Carsten 1996-1997 Completion of thesis on ‘The generation of the 1960s in Soviet literature’ and preparation for publication
Barbara Henry 1998-1999 Anti-semitism and anti-theatricality: Yiddish theatre in turn-of-the-century Russia
Rachel Clogg 2000-2001 Preparation for publication of doctoral thesis on ‘Abkhazian cultural identity in the twentieth century: the case of Fazil' Iskander’.
Polly Jones 2003 Preparation for publication of doctoral thesis on ‘Strategies of de-mythologisation in post-Stalinism and post-Communism: a comparison of de-Stalinisation and de-Leninisation’
Polly McMichael 2004-2005 Preparation for publication of doctoral thesis on ‘Rock music in Leningrad, 1972-1987’
Elena Katz 2006-2007 Preparation for publication of manuscript , ‘Neither with Them, Nor without Them. Russian Writers and the Jew at the Age of Realism’.
Stephanie Solywoda 2008-2009 Preparation for publication of doctoral thesis, Internal Visions, External Changes: Russian Religious Philosophy from 1905-1940.
Oliver Ready 2010-2011 Work on monograph on 1990s prose-writers, for Peter Lang monograph series Russian Transformations: Literature, Culture and Ideas
Uilleam Blacker 2013-2014 Preparation of monograph entitled Ghosts of Others: Urban Postmemory in Russia and Eastern Europe.
Claire Knight 2016-2017 Preparation of monograph Stalin’s Final Films: Soviet Cinema and Stalinism After the War, 1945-53