KFG FOR 2603
Dr. Alessandro Achilli
- Ukrainian, Russian, Polish and Belarusian contemporary poetry
- Ukrainian poetry of the 20th century.
- comparative literature.
Alessandro Achilli, Serhy Yekelchyk, Dmytro Yesypenko (ed.), Cossacks in Jamaica, Ukraine at the Antipodes: Essays in Honor of Marko Pavlyshyn, Boston, Academic Studies Press, 2020 (peer reviewed).
Individual, yet Collective Voices: Polyphonic Poetic Memories in Contemporary Ukrainian Literature, “Canadian Slavonic Papers” 62/1 (2020), pp. 4-26.
Towards a New Postcolonial Ukrainian Literature: Ievheniia Kononenko’s “A Russian Story, in A. Achilli, S. Yekelchyk, D. Yesypenko (ed.), Cossacks in Jamaica, Ukraine at the Antipodes: Essays in Honor of Marko Pavlyshyn, Boston: Academic Studies Press, 2020, pp. 604-617.
Writers, the Nation, and War: Literature Between Civic Engagement, Trauma, and Aesthetic Freedom in Contemporary Ukraine, “Modern Language Review” 115/4 (2020), pp. 872-890.
A complete liste of publications can be found here.
Research Associate (FOR2603)
Member of the governing body of the Italian Ukrainist Association
Vice President of the Australian Ukrainist Association
Studies of Slavic and German language and literature in Milan and Berlin
PhD on the Ukrainian poet Vasyl’ Stus (Milan, 2015).
2015 : Fellow at the Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute
2017 – 2020 : Lecturer in Ukrainian Studies, Monash University, Melbourne