Ludmila Piters-Hofmann

Ludmila Piters-Hofmann was a PhD candidate at Jacobs University | Constructor University, Bremen, and defended her thesis on October 2023. 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 she co-edited together with Isabel Wünsche.