Наталья Васильевна Корниенко

Doct. Habil.,

Corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Sciences (since May 30, 1997),

Head of the Department of Modern Russian Literature and Russian Emigrant Literature, IWL RAS

Education:

Komsomolsk-na-amure Pedagogical University (1974),

Gradiate studies at the A.I. Gerzen Leningrad State Pedagogical University

PhD thesis:

Philosophical Quest and Artistic Specificity of Andrey Platonov's Work (1979)

DSc (Habil.) thesis:

The History of the Text and Andrey Platonov’s Biography (1992)


Research interests: history of twentieth century Russian literature, textology and source studies.

Professional service

Head of the Expert Committee in philology and art studies, Russian Humanities Fund (2011–2016).

Member of the Higher Attestation Committee of Russia (since 2016)

Member of the Writers' Union of Russia and of the Editorial Board of the series Literaturnye pamyatniki (since 1999).

 

Awards and distinctions

Prize winner of the journals Moskva and Oktyabr’; the winner of the prize “Tradition” of the Writers’ Union of Russia.

Academic publications — over 400 publications.

Selected publications

Edited collections

  • “Country of Philosophers” by Andrey Platonov: Problems of Artistic Work. Issue 8. Eds. N.V. Kornienko, M.V. Bogomolova, E.A. Rozhentseva. Moscow: A.M. Gorky Institute of World Literature Press, 2017. In Russ.
  • “Country of Philosophers” by Andrey Platonov: Problems of Artistic Work Issue 8. Eds. N.V. Kornienko. Moscow: A.M. Gorky Institute of World Literature Press, 2011. Issue In Russ.

 

Edited works

  • Platonov A. Works. N.V. Kornienko. Moscow: A.M. Gorky Institute of World Literature Press, 2016. Vol. 2: 1926–1927. Novellas, short stories, scripts, essays. In Russ.
  • Bulgakov M. White Guard. Literaturnie pamyatniki series. Ed. N.V. Kornienko. Moscow: Ladomir Publ., 2015. In Russ.
  • Ivanov Vs. The Secret of Secrets. Tales and Novellas. Letters. Ed. N.V. Kornienko, Vyach. Vs. Ivanov, E.A. Papkova. Novosibirsk: Sviniin and Sons Publ., 2015. In Russ.
  • Platonov A. “…I lived a life.” Letters, 1920–1950. N. Kornienko (introduction) and E. Shubina, Moscow: AST Publ., 2013. In Russ.
  • Tolstoy A. Literaturnie pamyatniki series. Ed. N.V. Kornienko. Moscow: Nauka Publ., 2012. In Russ.
  • Ivanov Vs. The Secret of Secrets. “Literaturnie pamyatniki” series. Ed. N.V. Kornienko. Moscow: Nauka Publ., 2012. In Russ.

Selected Essays

  • “Andrey Platonov’s wartime stories: The historical dynamics of reception.” Russian Literature. 2013, vol. 73. P. 133–162. In Russ.
  • “A.P. Platonov’s archives as a cultural phenomenon.” Herald of the Russian Academy of Science. 2008, vol. 78. P. 215–221. In Russ.
  • “Birth of a masterpiece (‘Motherland of Electricity’): Metamorphoses of a Platonov text of the 1930.” Essays in poetics. 2002, vol. 27. P. 18–32. In Russ.
  • “I. Babel in Andrey Platonov’s ‘Fabric of Literature’” in “Country of Philosophers” by Andrey Platonov: Problems of Artistic Work. Issue 8. Eds. N.V. Kornienko, M.V. Bogomolova, E.A. Rozhentseva. Moscow: A.M. Gorky Institute of World Literature Press, 2017. P. 49–61. In Russ.
  • “‘Fact’ and Fiction in the History of the town Gradov” in To Hear the Earth’s Axis. Festschrift for Thomas Langerak. (Pegasus Oost-Europese Studies 26). Amsterdam: Pegasus, 2016. P. 255–269. In Russ.