Alexander V. Lavrov( Senior Research Fellow of the Institute of Russian Literature (Pushkin House).)
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Biography Alexander V. Lavrov
Born in St. Petersburg (then - Leningrad) in 1949, . After graduating in 1971 from Leningrad (now - St. Petersburg) University (Philological faculty) has been recruited to the Institute of Russian Literature (Pushkin House), . where he works to this day, . now - in the position of lead researcher,
. Member of the Writers' Union of St. Petersburg. In 1985 he defended his thesis "Bryusov and literary movement of 1900-ies," in 1995 - his doctoral thesis "Andrew White" in 1900-ies. The life and literary activity, in May 1997 was elected a corresponding member of RAS.
The main subject of specialization - the history of Russian literature beginning of the twentieth century. The first publication - in Tartu in 1971, and in subsequent years published more than 200 works devoted to the study of life and creativity, as well as publication of unpublished texts Andrei Bely, in. Bryusov, A. Blok M. Voloshin S. Gippius, M. Kuzmin and. Annenskogo, B. Pasternak and other writers and symbolist postsimvolistskoy era. He participated in various conferences in St. Petersburg, Moscow, Tartu, Koktebel, as well as abroad (U.S., UK, Germany, Italy, Sweden, Switzerland, Austria). AV. Lavrov has published a monograph "Andrew White" in 1900-ies (M. 1995), more than ten separate editions of the classics of Russian literature beginning of the twentieth century (in. Bryusov, Andrei Bely, M. Voloshin, D. Merezhkovsky, W. Gippius, M. Kuzmin, etc.)
Alexander is a member of the editorial boards of the series "Literary Monuments" and "New Library of the poet," a biographical dictionary "Russian writers. 1800-1917 ", journal New Literary Review", a number of other publications and publishing series.