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Professor Robin Milner-Gulland FBA

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About this Fellow

Russia - modern literature (particularly 20th c. poetry); medieval and modern Russian culture, language, history, art and architecture; Byzantine culture; aspects of Sussex archaeology



Current post

  • Professor Emeritus, University of Sussex

Past Appointments

  • Reader in Russian, University of Sussex, 1974 - 1993
  • Professor of Russian and E. European Studies, University of Sussex, 1993 - 2001
  • Research Professor of Russian, University of Sussex, 2000 - 2013
  • Assistant Lecturer/Lecturer, University of Sussex, School for Global studies, University of Sussex, 1962 - 1974
  • Professor Emeritus, University of Sussex, 2013
  • 50th Anniversary Fellow, University of Sussex, 2012


Cultural atlas of Russia 1989

Beyond the Turning-Point, in Daniil Kharms and the Poetics of the Absurd 1991

The Russians 1997

Khlebnikov's Eye, in Russian Literature, Modernism and the Visual Arts 2000

16 May 1703: The Petersburg Foundation-Myth, in Days from the Reigns of 18th c. Rulers 2007

A Poem and its Versions, in The Arts in Dialogue 2009

Other Modern Languages, Literatures and other Media from 1830 Fellows

Professor William Rowe

Modern & contemporary poetry in Britain, America & Latin America; modern Latin America literature & cultural history, expeciallly Peru

Professor Simon Frith

The sociology of music; popular music history, music policy & the analysis of music business & culture

Professor Michael Wood

Modern & contemporary literature in English, French, German & Spanish; literary theory; theory of the novel; the history of criticism

Professor Richard Dyer

Film & cultural studies; theories of representation & entertainment; lesbian & gay culture; white representation; music & film; Italian cinema; the European crime film