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prof. dr. E. (Ellen) Rutten

Letterkunde, in het bijzonder Slavische literatuur en cultuur
Faculty of Humanities
Capaciteitsgroep Slavische talen en culturen
Photographer: Jeroen Oerlemans

Visiting address
  • Spuistraat 134
  • Room number: 611
Postal address
  • Postbus 1641
    1000 BP Amsterdam
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  • Profile

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    Thank you for visiting this page. You are reading the UvA webpage of Ellen Rutten. I am a professor of Literature, with a focus on Slavonic literature and culture, at the University of Amsterdam. For more details about my research interests, teaching, and publications -- most of which focus on post-Soviet culture, literature, art, new media, digital humanities, and memory -- please visit my personal website or the site of my research project Web Wars:

    www.ellenrutten.nl

    www.web-wars.org

    Contact details

    For more information on my work, feel free to contact me in person via the contact details mentioned above.

  • Publications

    2019

    • Rutten, E. (2019). Код – почерк – опечатка: несовершенство как литературный прием в цифровой эре. Manuscript submitted for publication.
    • Rutten, E. (2019). ”Russian” Imperfections? On Transcultural Aesthetic Travels. Manuscript submitted for publication. In Byford, Doak, & Hutchings (Eds.), Transnational Russian Studies Liverpool University Press.

    2018

    • Rutten, E. (2018). Реакционная искренность. Novoe Literaturnoe Obozrenie, 151(3), [19761]. [details]

    2017

    • Rutten, E. (2017). Sincerity after communism: A cultural history. New Haven: Yale University Press. [details]
    • Rutten, E. (2017). Sincere e-Self-Fashioning: Dmitrii Vodennikov (1968). In Gaston Franssen, & Rick Honings (Eds.), Literary Celebrity & the Construction of Identity Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press.
    • Rutten, E. (2017). Советская риторика искренности. Neprikosnovennij Zapas.
    • Rutten, E. (2017). Советская риторика исркенности: Перевод с английского Ольги и Петра Серебряных. Neprikosnovennij Zapas, 2017(113 (3)), 172-192. [details]

    2014

    • Rutten, E. (2014). (Russian) Writer-Bloggers: Digital Perfection and the Aesthetics of Imperfection. Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication, 19(4), 744-762. https://doi.org/10.1111/jcc4.12086 [details]
    • Rutten, E. (2014). Languages of Memory. In M. Gorham, I. Lunde, & M. Paulsen (Eds.), Digital Russia: The Language, Culture and Politics of New Media Communication (pp. 251-265). (Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series; No. 53). London/New York: Routledge. [details]
    • Rutten, E. (2014). Ошибка как новое правило? Языковая идентичность в блогах российских писателей. In G. Č. Gusejnov (Ed.), РУССКИЙ язык и НОВЫЕ ТЕХНОЛОГИИ (pp. 74-86). (Novoe literaturnoe obozrenie; No. 132). Moskva: Novo literaturnoe obozrenie. [details]

    2013

    • Rutten, E. (2013). Putin auf Panties: Die Sexualisierung Russlands in der spätsowjetischen und postsowjetischen Kultur. In R. Nohejl, O. Gorfinkel, F. Carl, & E. Cheauré (Eds.), Genderdiskurse und nationale Identität in Russland: Sowjetische und postsowjetische Zeit (pp. 127-156). (Die Welt der Slaven. Sammelbände; No. 51). München/Berlin: Otto Sagner. [details]
    • Rutten, E. (2013). Why Digital Memory Studies Should Not Overlook Eastern Europe's Memory Wars. In U. Blacker, A. Etkind, & J. Fedor (Eds.), Memory and Theory in Eastern Europe (pp. 219-232). (Palgrave Studies in Cultural and Intellectual History). New York: Palgrave Macmillan. [details]
    • Rutten, E., & Zvereva, V. (2013). Introduction: Old Conflicts, New Media: post-socialist digital memories. In E. Rutten, J. Fedor, & V. Zvereva (Eds.), Memory, Conflict and New Media: Web Wars in Post-Socialist States (pp. 1-18). (Media, War and Security). London/New York: Routledge. [details]

    2012

    • Rutten, E. (2012). Post-Communist Sincerity and Sorokin's Thrilogy. In B. Lange, N. Weller, & G. Witte (Eds.), Die nicht mehr neuen Menschen: Russische Filme und Romane der Jahrtausendwende (pp. 27-56). (Wiener slawistischer Almanach. Sonderband; No. 79). München: Otto Sagner. [details]
    • Rutten, E. (2012). Импотент-интеллигент: сексуализация внутренней колонизации. In A. Etkinda, D. Uffelmann, & I. Kukulin (Eds.), Там, внутри. Практики внутренней колонизации в культурной истории России (pp. 789-808). (Biblioteka žurnala Neprikosnovennyj zapas). Moskva: Novoe literaturnoe obozrenie. [details]

    2017

    2016

    • Rutten, E. (2016). "No Truer Truth": Sincerity Rhetoric in Soviet Russia. In B. Dhooge, & M. De Dobbeleer (Eds.), Услышать ось земную: Festschrift for Thomas Langerak on the occasion of his retirement (pp. 491-502). (Pegasus Oost-Europese Studies; Vol. 26). Amsterdam: Pegasus. [details]
    • Rutten, E. (2016). Grossman, de Russische literatuur en oorlogsproza. Tijdschrift voor Slavische Literatuur, 73, 3-6. [details]
    • Rutten, E. (Producer), & Ponomareva, M. (Designer). (2016). Sublime Imperfections website. Web publication/site

    2015

    • Rutten, E. (2015). Russische literatuur, sociale media en protest. Tijdschrift voor Slavische Literatuur, 70, 13-18. [details]

    2014

    • Rutten, E. (2014). Situating Sincerity: The History of a Cultural Buzzword. In W. Honselaar, J. Stelleman, & W. G. Weststeijn (Eds.), To the point: Festschrift for Eric de Haard on the occasion of his 65th birthday (pp. 315-330). (Pegasus Oost-Europese studies; No. 22). Amsterdam: Pegasus. [details]

    2013

    • Rutten, E., Fedor, J., & Zvereva, V. (2013). Memory, Conflict and New Media: Web Wars in Post-Socialist States. (Media, War and Security). London/New York: Routledge. [details]

    2012

    • Rutten, E. (2012). Putin on Panties: Sexing Russia in Late Soviet and Post-Soviet Culture. In R. Genis, E. de Haard, J. Kalsbeek, E. Keizer, & J. Stelleman (Eds.), Between West and East: Festschrift for Wim Honselaar (pp. 567-596). (Pegasus Oost-Europese studies; No. 20). Amsterdam: Pegasus. [details]

    2018

    • Rutten, E. (2018). Exploring Sublime Imperfections: How the Non-Perfected is Framed as Beneficial. HSE News Service.
    • Rutten, E. (2018). Najaar 1918: Europa op de schop. Tijdschrift voor Slavische Literatuur, 81, 3-4. [details]
    • Rutten, E., Targan Mouravi, N., Osipov-Gipsh, Y., van Uffelen, L., & Verkade, T. (2018). Poetins rechtbank: Proteststemmen uit dictatoriaal Rusland. Amsterdam: Nieuw Amsterdam. [details]

    2017

    • Rutten, E. (2017). Inleiding, Lev Rubinsjtejn: poëzie. In Lev Rubinsjtejn: poëzie Uitgeverij Pegasus.

    2016

    2014

    • Rutten, E. (2014). 'En ik huilde’: Nieuwe oprechtheidsretoriek in recente Russische poëzie. In A. Becking, J. Kapteijn, F. Keizer, H. Ploegman, & L. Snelders (Eds.), Nieuwe poëzie uit Rusland. - Deel 2: Politieke taal (pp. 13-26). Amsterdam: Editie Leesmagazijn. [details]
    • Rutten, E. (2014). Sexy imperfectie. Spui: magazine voor alumni van de Universiteit van Amsterdam, 39(2), 28-30. [details]
    • Rutten, E. (2014). [Bespreking van: M. Krielaars (2014) Het brilletje van Tsjechov: reizen door Rusland]. Tijdschrift voor Slavische Literatuur, 69, 77-78. [details]

    2013

    • Rutten, E. (2013). Vintage_Russia: wat imperfectie sexy maakt. (Oratiereeks). Amsterdam: Vossiuspers UvA. [details]

    2012

    • Rutten, E. (2012). [Review of: J. Plamper, Š. Šahadat (2010) Rossijskaja imperija čuvstv: podchody k kul'turnoj istorii ėmocii]. Zeitschrift für slavische Philologie, 68(2), 445-453. [details]

    Membership

    • Rutten, E. (2019). Khardzievstichting.

    Media appearance

    • Rutten, E. (24-11-2017). Russische oprechtheid in tijden van nepnieuws. Russische oprechtheid in tijden van nepnieuws.
    • Rutten, E. (07-11-2017). De Russische revolutie is één groot misverstand. De Russische revolutie is één groot misverstand.
    • Rutten, E. (10-05-2017). Oprechtheid als propagandamiddel Bureau Buitenland. Oprechtheid als propagandamiddel.
    • Rutten, E. (10-05-2017). Searching for Postcommunist Sincerity [Radio] Sean’s Russia Blog. Searching for Postcommunist Sincerity.
    • Rutten, E. (23-03-2017). 'Belangrijke vertaling' laat zien hoe complex Oost-Europeanen zijn [Web] Folia. 'Belangrijke vertaling' laat zien hoe complex Oost-Europeanen zijn.
    • Rutten, E. (01-02-2017). Het postmodernisme jeukt Folia. Het postmodernisme jeukt.
    • Rutten, E. (24-11-2016). Jonge vrouw is bezig met inhaalslag [Print] Parool. Jonge vrouw is bezig met inhaalslag.
    • Rutten, E. (14-07-2016). 'Integriteit en respect ontbreken bij de Russische staat' volgens Pussy Riot [Radio] NPO Radio 1. 'Integriteit en respect ontbreken bij de Russische staat' volgens Pussy Riot.
    • Rutten, E. (13-05-2016). Challenges of Participatory Culture [Web] Gefter.ru. Challenges of Participatory Culture.

    Talk / presentation

    • Rutten, E. (speaker) (18-10-2019). Imperfect Pedagogies, Global Critical Pedagogies, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
    • Rutten, E. (speaker) (21-9-2019). Как анализировать "неформальные" практики в (дигитальных)культурных экономиках?, National Research University, Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia..
    • Rutten, E. (speaker) (19-9-2018). „Неформальные“ практики в (дигитальных) культурных экономиках: терминологический toolkit, Higher School of Economics, St. Petersburg.
    • Rutten, E. (speaker) (15-10-2016). Ruslandreport: Aantekeningen uit het Ondergrondse, Ruslandreport De Balie, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
    • Rutten, E. (speaker) (8-10-2016). Elephant in the Room: Russian and Ukrainian Literature, International Literature Festival Amsterdam, Read My World, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
    • Rutten, E. (speaker) (28-6-2016). Internetrestrictie in Rusland, Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken, Den Haag.
    • Rutten, E. (speaker) (23-6-2016). Sublime Imperfections, Or (How) Do We Translate Aesthetic Concepts?, MLA Other Europes, Duesseldorf, Germany.
    • Rutten, E. (speaker) (10-5-2016). Sublime Imperfections: Urban Inverventions in Post-1989 Europa, Challenges to Participatory Cultures, Moscow, Russian Federation.
    • Rutten, E. (speaker) (17-3-2016). Art and the Politics of Crisis: Alternative Cultural Economies in Russia, Cultural Economies and the Contemporary Moment workshop, Oxford, United Kingdom.

    Others

    • Rutten, E. (participant) (1-12-2016). Dirt, Punk, Trash, Amsterdam, Netherlands. 'Dirt, Punk, Trash' is a workshop where art/cultural theoreticians and practitioners theorize the notions -- which are now often employed (…) (organising a conference, workshop, ...).
    • Rutten, E. (participant) (17-11-2016). Redreaming the Street, Amsterdam, Netherlands. ‘Re-dreaming the Street’ is a research project currently conducted by Design+Desires in the Amsterdam neighborhood of Slotervaart. The project is (…) (organising a conference, workshop, ...).
    • Rutten, E. (participant) (2-6-2016). Imperfection & Trash in Russian Art, Amsterdam, Netherlands. Imperfection & Trash in Russian Art (organising a conference, workshop, ...).
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  • Ancillary activities
    • Russian Literature
      Hoofdredacteur
    • Stichting Khardzhiev
      Bestuurslid