Scientific Board:

 

President: Raya Zaimova

Institute of Balkan Studies and Centre of Tracology, BAS

E-mail: rzaimova@hotmail.com

 

Vice-president: Alexandrova, Nadezhda

Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Faculty of Slavic Studies

E-mail: n.alexandrova@slav.uni-sofia.bg

 

Secretary: Alexieva, Anna

Institute for Literature, BAS

E-mail: annaaleksieva@hotmail.com

 

Members list in alphabetical order:

 

Alexandrova, Nadezhda
Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Faculty of Slavic Studies

E-mail: n.alexandrova@slav.uni-sofia.bg

Tel: +35929308535
Bulgarian and Balkan literature of the 19th c., Gender history, Post-colonial studies and Imagology

 

Alexieva, Anna

Institute for Literature, BAS

E-mail: annaaleksieva@hotmail.com
Tel: +359887509523

Bulgarian Literature (XIX century), Bulgarian National Revival Poetry, National Identity, Bulgarian National Heroic Pantheon, Literary Canon, Marginalized Authors and Texts, Cultural Intimacy

 

Antov, Plamen
Institute for Literature, BAS

E-mail: plamenantov@mail.bg

Tel: 0885601443
French and German Philosophy; Rousseau; Paissy of Chilendar

 

Atanassov, Dimitar
Institute of Ethnology and Folklore Studies with Ethnographic Museum, BAS

E-mail: dimitar.atanassov@gmail.com
Tel: +359 887225359

 

Azmanova-Rudarska, Elena

South-West University “Neofit Rilski”

E-mail: elena_azmanova@swu.bg
Bulgarian Literature, Memoirs

 

Balcheva, Antoaneta
Institute of Balkan Studies and Centre of Tracology, BAS

E-mail: ani.balcheva@yahoo.com
Imagology

 

Baramova, Maria

Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Faculty of History

E-mail: mariabaramova@gmail.com, baramova@clio.uni-sofia.bg
Tel: +35929308378
Balkan Studies, Comparative study of the Ottoman and Habsburg empire, diplomacy, geopolitics, historical geography

 

Bobev, Andrey

Cyrillo-Methodian research centre, BAS

E-mail: andreybobev@yahoo.com
Tel: 0885 188 911

 

Bozinov, Plamen
Institute for Historical Studies, BAS

E-mail: pbojinov@abv.bg
Chernokozhev, Nikolay

Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Faculty of Slavic Studies

E-mail: nikolay.chernokozhev@abv.bg

Tel: 3592/8325958

Bulgarian Literature and Drama (18th-20th C.); Cultural Studies; Comparative Literature

 

Damianova, Rumiana

Institute for Literature, BAS

E-mail: damianova3@abv.bg
Bulgarian Literature and Culture 18th – 19th Centuries, Paratexts, Forms of communication

 

Danova, Nadia

Institute of Balkan Studies and Centre of Tracology, BAS

E-mail: nadiadnv@yahoo.com

Tel: 3592 / 865 86 85

Enlightenment and Balkans, Enlightenment-Romanticism-Panslavism

 

Danova, Penka

Institute of Balkan Studies and Centre of Tracology, BAS

E-mail: penkadanova@yahoo.com
Tel: 3592 / 973 54 61; 088 618 32 19

Italian Literature, Balkan cultural relations

 

Detchev, Stefan

South-West University “Neofit Rilski”

E-mail: stdetchev@yahoo.com

Tel: 0899776170

 

Dimitrova, Margaret
Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Faculty of Slavic Studies

E-mail: marg@abv.bg; marg@slav.ubi-sofia.bg
Tel: +359893341577
History of Bulgarian language, literary production of the 17th-18th century, damaskinari, Paisij of Hilendar

 

Gradeva, Rossitza

Institute of Balkan Studies and Centre of Tracology, BAS; AUB
E-mail: rgradeva@gmail.com
Ottoman Administration, Balkan Societies at the end of 18th Century

 

Grbić, Dragana

Institute for Literature and Arts, Belgrade, Serbia

drherald@gmail.com

Cultural history and South Slavic literature of the 18th century in the European context; Enlightenment in the Balkans; travel writings, autobiography, history of media

 

Hristemova, Mina
City Museum, Asenovgrad
E-mail: mhristemova@abv.bg
Bulgarian-Greek relations, Regional history

 

Ilcheva, Radoslava
Institute for Literature, BAS

E-mail: ilcheva@bas.bg; rilcheva@abv.bg 
Myths in Literature, Relations between France and Russia

 

Ilieva, Boyka
South-West University “Neofit Rilski”

E-mail: boyka@abv.bg
Tel: 088 955 27 77
Italian Literature, History of translation

 

Kapralova, Nedka

Institute for Literature, BAS
E-mail: nedkakapralova@gmail.com
Bulgarian Literature (18th – 19th c.), French-Bulgarian Cultural Relations, Popular culture, Sponsors

 

Karadzova, Darinka
South-West University “Neofit Rilski”

E-mail: karadjovadbg@abv.bg
Tel: 02/828 04 10; 0887 219 497
Book history, Codicology, Paleography

 

Kostova, Ludmila
University of Veliko Turnovo

E-mail: lkostova@mbox.digsys.bg
English Literature, Cultural studies

 

Krasteva, Denka
University of Shumen
E-mail: dkristeva@abv.bg
Tel: 054 830495
History and poetics of the Russian literature, cultural history of Russia, New Historicism

 

Kroucheva, Katerina
Seminar fuer Slavische Philologie in Goettingen
E-mail: katerina_kroucheva@yahoo.de
Comparative Literature

 

Lucci, Diego

American University in Bulgaria
E-mail: dlucci@aubg.bg
Tel: 35973/888479; 0877 303249
European Intellectual History, Early Modern Philosophy, English and Italian Enlightenment

 

Manolakev, Hristo

University of Veliko Turnovo

E-mail: h_manolakev@abv.bg
Tel: 3592/9737015
Russian Literature; Cross-Cultural Contacts; Poetics, Sentimentalism

 

Melamed, Galina
Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, French Department
E-mail: galina_melamed@hotmail.com
Tel: 3592 / 877 72 03
Comparative Literature, Reception of French Literature in Bulgaria

 

Mihaila, Ileana

University of Bucharest, Department of Foreign Languages
E-mail: ileanamihaila59@gmail.com
French and Romanian Literature and History (18th – 19th c.); Comparative Literature; History of Culture

 

Mihova, Lidia
Institute for Literature, BAS

E-mail: lidiyamihova@gmail.com

Tel: 3592 / 829 2620
Bulgarian Literature 18th – 19th Centuries, Popular culture, Oral and Written Culture

 

Mindova, Liudmila
Institute of Balkan Studies and Centre of Tracology, BAS

E-mail: lmindova@yahoo.co.uk

Baroc in Croatia, South-Slavic Literatures, Comparative Literature

 

Mitev, Plamen
Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Faculty of History

E-mail: plamdm@abv.bg
Tel: 02/ 2928318
Economic and Social History of Ottoman Empire (18th C.)

 

Nenova, Lyubka
South-West University “Neofit Rilski”, Faculty of Philology

E-mail: ljubka_nenova@abv.bg
Tel: 0884/756 270
Old-Bulgarian Language (classical old-bulgarian records), History of Bulgarian language, Himnografy, Hagiography, Stylistics, Paisieznanie

 

Nikolova, Diana
The Paisii Hilendarski University of Plovdiv
E-mail: dianikwork@gmail.com
Mythology, Ancient Greek and Roman cultures, European Literature, Culturology, Comparative literature.

 

Parvev, Ivan
Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Faculty of History

E-mail: ivanparvev@yahoo.com; parvev@clio.uni-sofia.bg
Tel: 3592 / 944 85 84
European-Ottoman relations in 15th-19th centuries, International relations; Theory, history of Eastern question

 

Patova, Nikoleta
Institute for Literature, BAS
E-mail: nikoletapatova@hotmail.com
Bulgarian Literature and Theater (18th-20th C.); National Identity; Nationalism and National Mythology

 

Petkova, Antoaneta
Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Faculty of History

E-mail: petkova.antoaneta@gmail.com
Ottoman Empire; French-ottoman relations; Eastern Question

 

Radosalvjevic, Nedelko
Institute for History, Belgrade
E-mail: nedjo.radosavljevic@gmail.com 
Orthodox Church, Balkan Slavs in 18th Century, History of every day life

 

Radulov, Tzvetan
Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Faculty of History

E-mail: blackzvetan@yahoo.com
Tel: 0896804360
Ottoman Empire; everyday life; european-ottoman conflict

 

Serafimova, Margarita
Institute of Balkan Studies and Centre of Tracology, BAS

E-mail: margarita_serafim@yahoo.fr
French Enlightenment; Comparative Literature

 

Sivriev, Sava
University of Shumen
E-mail: sivriev@yahoo.com
Tel: 3554 / 404 33
Bulgarian Literature 18th – 20th Centuries, Theory of Literature, Russian Literature, Theology

 

Solenkova, Liubomila
Institute for Historical Studies, BAS

E-mail: lubomila_solenkova@yahoo.com
Historiography; Bulgarian Cultural and Scientific Institutions; Modern Intellectuals; Bulgarian-Czech Cultural Relations

 

Spasova, Andriana
Institute for Literature, BAS

E-mail: andriana.spassova@gmail.com 
Tel: +359899937568
Reception of antiquity (mythology, literature) in the XIX century; National identity; Didactic literature in translation in Bulgarian Revival; Modernization of Bulgarian education; Ancient fables and parables.

 

Stoilova, Tamara
Institute for Historical Studies, BAS

E-mail: tamarasto@abv.bg
Tel: 3592 / 8896975; 0887 841 853
Europe, Russia and Ottoman Empire

 

Stoimenova, Biserka
University of Shumen
E-mail: bissera66@yahoo.com
Tel: 0899 944510

French literature 17th-19th century, libertine literature, economic sociology

 

Stoycheva, Elisaveta

South-West University “Neofit Rilski”

E-mail: estoycheva@swu.bg

Bulgarian Literature (XVIII-XIX c.)

 

Tacheva, Elena
South-West University “Neofit Rilski”

E-mail: elenatacheva@abv.bg
Tel: 3592 / 378 721; 0888 134 896
Bulgarian Literature, Cultural Studies, Intellectual Elites, Literary Institutions and Groups

 

Tartari, Eriona
National Centre for Scientific Research, Dep. for Literature (Tirana, Albania)
E-mail: erionatartari@gmail.com
French Enlightenment in the Balkans

 

Timenova, Maya
The Paisii Hilendarski University of Plovdiv
E-mail: mtimenova@yahoo.com
History of French Literature, Cultural History

 

Todorov, Tzvetomir
Institute of Balkan Studies and Centre of Tracology, BAS

E-mail: ceco@bili-bg.org
Enlightenment, Religious Communities; secularism

 

Todorova, Olga
Institute for Historical Studies, BAS

E-mail: olgat@abv.bg 
Tel: 3592 9787358

Social History

 

Vatcheva, Anguelina
Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Faculty of Slavic Studies
E-mail: angelinavacheva@yahoo.com
Eighteenth-century Russian literature, international relations of Russian literature

 

Zaimova, Raia
Institute of Balkan Studies and Centre of Tracology, BAS

E-mail: rzaimova@hotmail.com
Cultural History, Westernization in Ottoman Empire, Travel Literature, Imagology

Members list in alphabetical order: