Ludmila Piters-Hofmann

As PhD candidate at Jacobs University Bremen, Ludmila Piters-Hofmann is supervised by Prof. Dr. Isabel Wünsche. Her research focuses on folk and fairy tales as subject matter in the work of the Russian painter Viktor Vasnetsov in the context of cultural transfer and Russian nationalism. Together with Louise Hardiman and Maria Taroutina, she edited the 2019 issue of Experiment: A Journal of Russian Culture on “Abramtsevo and Its Legacies: Neo-National Art, Craft, and Design.” Besides organizing some of the graduate workshops, she is engaged in editorial projects of the Russian Art & Culture Group like a special issue of Russian History, together with Isabel Wünsche, and a forthcoming volume which is planned to be published in autumn 2020.