Gromova Liudmila Petrovna (Russia)

Doctor of Philology, Professor, Head of the Department of History of Journalism, Dean of the Faculty of Journalism, St. Petersburg State University
Deputy Editor, Mass Media and Journalism
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1974 — graduated in Journalism from Leningrad State University
1983 —completed doctoral studies, St. Petersburg State University
1983 — Candidate of Philology, title of candidate thesis: “A.I. Herzen  - an essay writer of 1840s: Publicistic genre and fiction”
1997 — Doctor of Philology, title of doctoral thesis: “А. I. Herzen and his Contemporary Russian Mass Media”
1999 — Professor, Department of the History of Mass Media, St. Petersburg State University
2002–2004 — Vice Rector for Academic Affairs, St. Petersburg State University
2002 – 2014 – member of the Expert Council on Philology and Arts, Higher Attestation Commission of the Russian Federation
2010 – Head of the Department of History of Journalism, St. Petersburg State University
2010– Chairman of the Dissertation Council, 10.01.10 – Journalism (Philology and Political Science), St. Petersburg State University

 

E-mail:   l.gromova@spbu.ru

 

References:

http://jf.spbu.ru/history-dept/3777-15106.html (accessed 14.04.2015)

Zhirkov G. V., ed. The Department of history of journalism: A chronicle of its history: On the 60-th anniversary of the Department of history of journalism, Faculty of Journalism, Leningrad State University, St. Petersburg, Rosa mira Publ., 2006.

Who is who в России [Who is who in Russia], 2012, 6 issue, Schweiz, Zug, p. 650.

Author of over 140 scholarly publications on the history of Russian journalism in XVIII–XIX centuries, history of censorship, creative works by renowned publicists and editors, Russian émigré press, including monographs:

1. Gromova L. P. A. I. Gertsen i russkaia zhurnalistika ego vremeni [A. I. Herzen and his contemporary journalism in Russia]. St. Petersburg, 1994.

2. Gromova L. P. A. A. Kraevskii — redaktor i izdatel' [A. A. Kraevsky: an editor and publisher], St. Petersburg, 2001.

3. Zhirkov G., Berezina V., Perkhin V., Badalian D., Gromova L., Patrusheva N., Sonina E., Takazov V., Shelaeva A. “U mysli stoia na chasakh…” Tsenzory Rossii i tsenzura [“Standing guard over thought…” Censors in Russia and censorship]. St. Petersburg, 2000.

4. Zhirkov G. V., Gromova L. P., Fedorov M. V., Berezhnoi A. F., Kharina N. A., Volkovskii I. L. Zhurnalistika russkogo zarubezh'ia XIX-XX vekov [The Russian émigré journalism in XIX-XX centuries]. St. Petersburg, St.Petersburg Univ. Publ., 2003.

5. Gromova L. P. (Ed.). Russkaia publitsistika v dukhovno-nravstvennoi zhizni obshchestva: idealy i tsennosti [Russian publicistic writing in spiritual and moral life of the society: ideals and values]. St. Petersburg, 2014.

The most recent notable works include:

6. Gromova L. P. K voprosu o «liberal'nykh kolebaniiakh» A. I. Gertsena [Towards “liberal doubts” of A. I. Herzen].  Vestnik of St. Petersburg State University. Series 2. History, Linguistics, Literary Studies, 1992, issue 2, pp. 109-112.

7. Gromova L. P. V. N. Beketov — tsenzor «Sovremennika» [V. N. Beketov: a censor of Sovremennik]. Vestnik of St. Petersburg State University. Series 2. History, Linguistics, Literary Studies, 1997, issue 3, pp. 77-86.

8. Gromova L. P. Eshche raz o nachale zhurnalistiki v Rossii (K 300-letiiu russkoi periodicheskoi pechati) [The origin of journalism in Russia revisited (On the 300th anniversary of the Russian periodical press)]. Vestnik of St. Petersburg State University. Series 2. History, Linguistics, Literary Studies, 2001, issue 2, pp. 66-71.

9. Gromova L. P. Nekrasov i Kraevskii (K istorii literaturnykh otnoshenii) [Nekrasov and Kraevsky: Towards literary relations]. In: Nekrasovskii sbornik [Nekrasov Proceedings], St. Petersburg, 2001, pp. 50-58.

10. Gromova L. P. O fundamental'nosti zhurnalistskogo obrazovaniia [On fundamentality of education in journalism]. In: Zhurnalistskoe obrazovanie: kontseptsii i strategii [Journalism Education: Concepts and Strategies], St. Petersburg, St. Petersburg Univ. Publ., 2006, pp. 43-58.

11. Gromova L. P. Neokonchennyi spor (k istorii polemiki Belinskogo s Gogolem) [The dispute unfinished: Towards the polemics between Belinsky and Gogol]. Proceedings of Southern federal university. Philology, 2009, no. 3, pp. 118-129.

12. Gromova L. P. Svoeobrazie stanovleniia peterburgskoi pressy v kontekste evropeiskoi traditsii [Distinctive features of the process of developing St. Petersburg press from the European perspective]. In: Trista let pechati Sankt-Peterburga [The 300th Anniversary of the Press in St. Petersburg], St. Petersburg, GMI SPb. Publ., 2011, pp. 245-252.

13. Gromova L. P. Russian journalism in system of national values: a retrospective view. In: Media and mass communication, Sophia, 2012, pp. 86-94.

14. Gromova L. P. Gertsen v Evrope: pervye publitsisticheskie opyty [Herzen in Europe: early experiments in publisictic writing]. Voiny i mir: mater. mezhdunar. konf. v Un-te Sofii Antipolis g.Nitstsy (14-16 noiabria 2012 g.) [Wars and Peace: Proceedings of the International conference in Université de Nice Sophia-Antipolis (November 14-16, 2012)], St. Petersburg, pp. 130-147.

15. Gromova L.P. Les journalistes Russes dans la Première Guerre Mondiale. La Russie dans la Première Guerre Mondiale: documents d’archives, lettres, articles de presse, memoires, Saint-Pétersbourg, 2015, pp. 70-82.

Member of the Russian Union of Journalists; member of the board of the Russian Union of Journalists in St. Petersburg and Leningrad; 2011 – a lapel pin of the Russian Union of Journalists of the Merit for the Professional Community.

Awards:
Honoured with a number of awards, including the Order of Merit for the Fatherland, Second Degree, 2000; the 300th Anniversary of St. Petersburg Commemorative Medal, 2003; the title “Honorary Worker of Higher Professional Education of the Russia Federation”, 2004; the Award of the Merit for Teaching Art, SPbU, 2005. In 2014, she was commended for "Professional achievements, many years of fruitful work and legislative activities" by V.V. Putin, President of the Russian Federation

References:
http://jf.spbu.ru/history-dept/3777-15106.html (accessed 14.04.2015)
Zhirkov G. V., ed. The Department of history of journalism: A chronicle of its history: On the 60-th anniversary of the Department of history of journalism, Faculty of Journalism, Leningrad State University, St. Petersburg, Rosa mira Publ., 2006.
Who is who в России [Who is who in Russia], 2012, 6 issue, Schweiz, Zug, p. 650.