I am an assis­tant pro­fes­sor at the Insti­tute for Slav­ic Stud­ies at the Uni­ver­si­ty of Inns­bruck, Aus­tria and co-edi­tor of the Open Access Jour­nal Stud­ies in Russ­ian, Eurasian and Cen­tral Euro­pean New Media (digitalicons.org). Pre­vi­ous­ly, I have stud­ied Russ­ian Lit­er­a­ture and Applied Com­put­er Sci­ence in Salzburg, Moscow and Prague. My PhD the­sis at the Uni­ver­si­ty of Pas­sau focused on (auto-)biographical strate­gies of Russ­ian writ­ers on the inter­net and was pub­lished in 2020 as an Open Access mono­graph: Weav­ing Lives: (Auto-)Biographical Prac­tices of Russ­ian Authors on the Inter­net (in Ger­man, Biele­feld: Tran­script). My research inter­ests include Russ­ian, Pol­ish and Czech lit­er­a­ture from 1850 onward, recep­tion the­o­ry, (auto-)biography, new media, and dig­i­tal humanities.

Job: Assis­tant Pro­fes­sor (Tenure Track) Slav­ic Lin­guis­tics and Teach­ing Method­ol­o­gy at @uniinnsbruck. Dead­line 28 Octo­ber 2021, more infor­ma­tion: https://t.co/HGceTA6vaP
Für Kurzentschlossene: Mor­gen, 15. 9. 2021, 16–17 Uhr find­et unser Deep-Learn­ing-Stammtisch im Rah­men der @vDHd2021 statt. Infos hier: https://t.co/oQPdcjow1R
Out now: #Dig­i­tal­I­cons 21 by guest edi­tors @CHartblay and Tania #Klepiko­va: Dig­i­tal Selves: Embod­i­ment and Sub­jec­tiv­i­ty in New Media Cul­tures in East­ern Europe and Eura­sia. #Don­bass, finno-ugric music, Rain­bow Mary in Poland and much more. Read it here: https://t.co/nbifYTc4ID
Final­ly! Out now: “After Mem­o­ry” with Mad­lene Hage­man­n’s and my chap­ter about Czech graph­ic nov­el #alois­nebel by @jaroslavrudis & #jaromir99 https://t.co/N9JqQT28Hl https://t.co/WT1pQP1uCn ghowa photo
Anlässlich des 50-Jahr-Jubiläums der Inns­bruck­er Slaw­is­tik haben wir drei virtuelle Gespräch­srun­den organ­isiert, hier Teil 2 zum Balkan (mit Mar­ti­na Bal­e­va und Miran­da Jakiša):


Dr. Ger­not Howanitz
Insti­tut für Slaw­is­tik • Uni­ver­sität Inns­bruck
Innrain 52 • A‑6020 Innsbruck