Elena Trubina is a professor of social theory at the Ural Humanities Institute, Ural Federal University (Yekaterinburg, Russia). Her research focuses on social and urban theory, the relationship between urban space, politics, memory, and subjectivity. She is a fellow of several prestigious foundations, including the Fulbright Foundation, the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), the Carnegie Foundation, and the Institute for Cultural Research (IFK) in Vienna. Together with Michele Rivkin-Fish, she edited Dilemmas of Diversity after the Cold War: Analyses of Cultural Differences by United States- and Russia-Based Scholars (2010), with Aria Rosenholm and Kaarle Nordenströng, Russian Mass Media and Changing Values (2010), and with Sergei Ushakin, Trauma: Points (2009). Her book The City in Theory was published in 2011.
Created / Updated: 19 March 2018 / 12 July 2021