Editorial Team

Chief editor:

Rastyam Tuktarovich Aliev, PhD in history, Senior Researcher of Laboratory for Research of Social, Political, and Cultural Dynamics of Lower Volga & Caspian Sea Region, Associate Professor at the Department of Cultural Studies, Astrakhan State University, Russia

Science editors:

Sergey Nikolaevich Yakushenkov, Dr. sc, professor, Professor of the Department of Foreign History and Regional Studies, Astrakhan State University, Russia

Olesya Sergeevna Yakushenkova, PhD, Associate Professor at the Department of Cultural Studies, Astrakhan State University, Russia

Editor of the Russian version of the journal:

Natalya Sergeevna Kanateva, PhD, Associate Professor of the Department of World Economy and Finance, Astrakhan State University, Russia

Editor of the English version of the journal:

Elina Alievna Sarakaeva, PhD, Hainan Professional College of Economics and Business in Haikou, China

Isabeau Vollhardt, B.A. Philosophy/English University of Washington, Seattle WA graduate 1980 published author of The Casebook of Elisha Grey science fiction/detective ebook series. English language editor for Beijing University Press' translation of Huang Di Nei Jing (Yellow Emperor's Medical Classic), Zhu Ming, transl, USA

International Editorial Board:

Anna Petrovna Romanova, Dr. sc., professor, Director of the Institute for Studies of Southern Russia and the Caspian Sea; Professor, Department of Cultural Studies, Astrakhan State University, Russia

Elena Vladislavovna KhlyschevaDr. sc., professor, Head of the Department of Cultural Studies, Astrakhan State University, Russia

Maksim Valerevich Kirchanov,  Dr. sc., Associate Professor of the Department of Regional Studies and Economics of Foreign Countries of the Faculty of International Relations, Voronezh State University, Russia

Ludmila Vladimirovna Scheglova,  Dr. sc., Professor, Head of the Department of Philosophy and Cultural Studies, Volgograd State Socio-Pedagogical University, Russia

Valeriy Vladimirovich Savchuk, Dr. sc., Professor, Department of Cultural Studies, Philosophy of Culture and Aesthetics, Institute of Philosophy, St. Petersburg State University. Head of the Center for Media Philosophy at the Institute of Philosophy, St. Petersburg State University, member of the International Union of Art Historians and Art Critics (AIS), Russia

Natalya Borisovna Kirillova, Dr. sc., Professor, Head of the Department of Cultural Studies and Socio-Cultural Activities, Ural Federal University named after the First President of Russia B. N. Yeltsin, Russia

Aleksandr Vladimirovich Pavlov, PhD, Associate Professor, Faculty of Humanities / School of Philosophy, HSE, Moscow, Russia

Konstantin Alekseevich Ocheretyaniy, PhD, Senior Lecturer at the Department of Philosophy of Science and Technology, St. Petersburg State University, Institute of Philosophy, St. Petersburg State University; Fellow of the Computer Games Research Laboratory (CGRL), Russia

Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Yefanov PhD, associate professor of the Department of Media, Higher School of Economics – National Research University, Russia

Madina Tlostanova, PhD, Professor of Postcolonial Feminism, Department of Gender Studies, University of Linköping, Sweden

Amador Iranzo, PhD, Universitat Jaume I de Castelló, Communication Sciences, Faculty Member, Spain

Joan Copjec, PhD, Professor of Modern Culture and Media, Brown University, USA

David Hesmondhalgh, PhD, Professor of Media, Music and Culture School of Media and Communication, University of Leeds, UK

Christophe Duret, PhD in French Studies (Université de Sherbrooke), Postdoctoral researcher at Laboratoire universitaire de documentation et d'observation vidéoludiques (Université de Montréal, Canada) and Espaces Humains et Interactions Culturelles (Université de Limoges, France). Lecturer in communication at Université de Sherbrooke, Canada

Neeraj Khattri, PhD, Associate Professor and HoD Seedling Institute of Media Studies Jaipur National University, Jaipur Rajasthan, India

Gautam Basu Thakur, PhD in Comparative Literature with Certificate in Critical Theory from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA. Place of Work: Associate Professor of English, Boise State University, USA

Qiao, Li, Associate Professor in the school of communication and creative arts at KDU University College (now it is under the University of Wollongong in Malaysia), Malaysia

Robert Pfaller, Dr. philos., professor of Department of Cultural Studies, University of Art and Design Linz, Austria

Stephen Duncombe, PhD, Professor of Media and Culture Gallatin School of Individualized Study & Media, Culture and Communication, Steinhardt School New York University, USA

Todd McGowan, PhD, University of Vermont, Department of English, Associate Professor (Hegel, psychoanalysis, and existentialism, and the intersection of these lines of thought with the cinema), USA

Theodora Dame Adjin-Tettey, PhD. Lecturer Faculty of IT and Communication Studies University of Professional Studies, Accra, Ghana

Wasana Maithree Herath, PhD, Senior Lecturer Department of Management Sciences Faculty of Management Uva Wellassa University, Sri Lanka