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Professor Stephen Lovell

Research interests

Cultural and Social History of 19th and 20th century Russia


Stephen Lovell would welcome applications from research students interested in working on any aspect of Russian history, 1750 to the present

Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Cambridge History of Russian Literature - workshop for contributors

Stephen Lovell (Participant)

23 Apr 2021

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Stenographical Studies

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

20 Feb 2021

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Democracy and its discontents

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

25 Jan 2021

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Landscapes of Late Soviet Modernity

Stephen Lovell (Invited speaker)

10 Sep 202011 Sep 2020

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Parliaments under Fire

Stephen Lovell (Participant)

18 Dec 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Growing Old in the Soviet Union

Stephen Lovell (Invited speaker)

5 Dec 20196 Dec 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

British and Russian Identities in a Comparative and Cross-cultural Perspective c. 1800-2000

Stephen Lovell (Invited speaker)

21 Oct 201922 Oct 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Inventing Global Radio

Stephen Lovell (Keynote/plenary speaker)

31 Aug 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

23rd Berlin Colloquium on Contemporary History

Stephen Lovell (Invited speaker)

20 May 201621 May 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

'Nation and Transnation'

Stephen Lovell (Invited speaker)

Jun 2010

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Rethinking Modern Europe Seminar

Stephen Lovell (Organiser)

20092016

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Participation in conference

16th Biennial International Postgraduate Conference

Stephen Lovell (Keynote/plenary speaker)

19 Feb 2020

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Annual Convention of Association for Slavic, East European, & Eurasian Studies

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

23 Nov 201926 Nov 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

How Maoism Was Made: Analysing Chinese Communism beyond the Totalitarian Lens, 1949-1965

Stephen Lovell (Chair)

29 Nov 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Russia's Revolutionary Century 1917-2017

Stephen Lovell (Chair)

4 Nov 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Seeing Red

Stephen Lovell (Invited speaker)

21 Oct 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

A "Memory Revolution"

Stephen Lovell (Keynote/plenary speaker)

7 Jun 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Import and Export of the Russian Revolution

Stephen Lovell (Chair)

25 Feb 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Annual Convention of Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

18 Nov 201620 Nov 2016

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After Socialism: Globalization, Collapse, Transformations

Stephen Lovell (Invited speaker)

10 Dec 2015

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Radiokulturen und Ideologie

Stephen Lovell (Organiser)

Jun 2013

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

International Conference of Young Philologists, University of Tallinn

Stephen Lovell (Keynote/plenary speaker)

15 Feb 2013

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Annual Convention of Association for Slavic, East European, & Eurasian Studies

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

Nov 2012

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Ethos und Pathos der Medien, University of Konstanz

Stephen Lovell (Invited speaker)

Oct 2012

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

‘The Soviet Seventies’, Russian Institute of Cultural Studies / Russian State University for the Humanities, Moscow

Stephen Lovell (Invited speaker)

Apr 2012

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

‘Constructing “the Soviet”’, European University, St Petersburg

Stephen Lovell (Keynote/plenary speaker)

Apr 2012

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

‘Electrified Voices: Medial, Socio-Historical and Cultural Aspects of Voice Transfer’, University of Konstanz

Stephen Lovell (Invited speaker)

Jun 2011

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Annual Convention of Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

Nov 2010

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Fitzwilliam Colloquium on Russian History and Culture, University of Cambridge

Stephen Lovell (Invited speaker)

Aug 2008

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Post-Soviet Media Research Methodology Workshop, University of Birmingham

Stephen Lovell (Invited speaker)

Mar 2008

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Types of Public engagement and outreach - Public lecture/debate/seminar

Book at Lunchtime: Revolution Rekindled: The Writers and Readers of Late Soviet Biography

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

5 Feb 2020

Activity: OtherTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Public lecture/debate/seminar

Is the Russian Revolution over?

Stephen Lovell (Lecturer)

14 Sep 2017

Activity: OtherTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Public lecture/debate/seminar

100th Anniversary of the Russian Revolution

Stephen Lovell (Participant)

8 Mar 2017

Activity: OtherTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Public lecture/debate/seminar

Discussion of Ivan's Childhood

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

9 Feb 2017

Activity: OtherTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Public lecture/debate/seminar

Turgenev's Countryside

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

17 Aug 2015

Activity: OtherTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Public lecture/debate/seminar

Discussion of Tolstoy's Sebastopol Sketches

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

1 Jul 2014

Activity: OtherTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Public lecture/debate/seminar

‘Twenty Years after the Fall: Remembering the Soviet Union’

Stephen Lovell (Lecturer)

Oct 2011

Activity: OtherTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Public lecture/debate/seminar

The War Was Only Yesterday: Russia Through the Prism of World War II

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

4 Nov 2009

Activity: OtherTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Public lecture/debate/seminar

Contemporary Attitudes to the Holocaust

Stephen Lovell (Participant)

23 Oct 2009

Activity: OtherTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Public lecture/debate/seminar

Types of Public engagement and outreach - Media article or participation

Interview on legacy of Russian Revolution

Stephen Lovell (Interviewee)

13 Sep 2017

Activity: OtherTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Media article or participation

1917: Eyewitness in Petrograd (Archive on 4)

Stephen Lovell (Participant)

25 Feb 2017

Activity: OtherTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Media article or participation

Types of External academic engagement - Invited talk

The Long Shadow of the Soviet Union

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

16 Mar 2021

Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Invited talk

How Russia Learned to Talk: Public Speaking and Political Culture in Late Tsarist Russia

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

21 May 2019

Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Invited talk

The Orality of the Russian Revolution

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

22 Aug 2017

Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Invited talk

Russia in the Stenographic Age: Speech, Rhetoric and the Public Sphere, 1860-1930

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

31 May 2017

Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Invited talk

Militarized Modernity? Twentieth-Century Russia through the Prism of Revolution and War

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

29 Nov 2016

Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Invited talk

Public Speaking and Political Culture in Late Imperial Russia

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

31 Oct 2016

Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Invited talk

How Russia Learned to Talk: A Brief History of the Spoken Word from Emancipation to Stalin

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

16 Dec 2014

Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Invited talk

Stenography and the Public Sphere in Modern Russia

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

4 Nov 2014

Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Invited talk

The Success of a Failure: Soviet Broadcasting in the Postwar Era

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

3 Jul 2013

Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Invited talk

How Russia Learned to Speak: The Development of Radio Rhetoric in the USSR, 1924-1970

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

24 Apr 2013

Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Invited talk

The Microphone, the Magnitofon and the Rhetoric of Soviet Culture

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

23 Apr 2013

Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Invited talk

‘Modernity and Ancestry: The Russian Family in the Reform Era and Beyond’

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

May 2012

Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Invited talk

‘Remembering the Late Soviet Past in Today’s Russia’

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

Feb 2012

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‘Glasnost’ in Practice: Public Speaking in the Age of Alexander II’

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

Nov 2011

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‘Perestroika: What We Now Know’

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

Nov 2011

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‘Namedni: The Living Past in Today’s Russia’

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

May 2011

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‘Soviet Cinema in the TV Age: Tat’iana Lioznova’s Seventeen Moments of Spring’

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

Mar 2009

Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Invited talk

‘Radio and the Orality of Soviet Culture’

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

Apr 2008

Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Invited talk

‘The Privatization of Russia, 1945-1991’

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

Apr 2008

Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Invited talk

‘The Privatization of Russia, 1945-1991’

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

Feb 2008

Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Invited talk

Types of Public engagement and outreach - Schools engagement

Talk on Cold War

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

31 Oct 2018

Activity: OtherTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Schools engagement

The Russian Revolution: Legacies and Lessons

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

12 Dec 2017

Activity: OtherTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Schools engagement

Talk on Cold War

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

13 Nov 2017

Activity: OtherTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Schools engagement

Talk and discussion on the Russian Revolution

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

23 Mar 2017

Activity: OtherTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Schools engagement

Talk and discussion on the last years of the Soviet Union

Stephen Lovell (Speaker)

5 Dec 2016

Activity: OtherTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Schools engagement

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