Research Master in Literary and Cultural Studies, University of Groningen (M.A.)
Philological Faculty, Lomonosov Moscow State University (Diploma)
Aleks joined the Department in 2013. She earned her degree in Philology, German and International Literatures at the Moscow State University (2009). She has studied German Philology at the Humboldt University Berlin (2006) and at the University of Tübingen (2009, 2011), completing her M.A. degree in Literary and Cultural Studies at the Rijksuniversiteit Groningen (2013). Aleks’ research focuses on urban imagery and imaginary. Her broader academic interests include 20th and 21st century German literature, film and visual culture, early 20th century Russian and Soviet avant-garde as well as the intersections of visual arts, architecture, and literature.