Giuliana D'Oro


PhD Candidate, Sapienza University of Rome


Giuliana D'Oro, PhD student in Germanic and Slavic Studies, graduated with a specialization in Linguistic, Literary and Translation Sciences in March 2018, at the University of Rome "La Sapienza", with a thesis entitled "Semantic fields, themes, motives and intertextual relations in the B.L.Pasternaks Dottor Živago". During her Bachelor and Master's degree courses, she spent study stays in Vienna, Tomsk, Berlin and Yaroslavl, thanks to the Erasmus and Extra-European mobility programmes. During the first year of her PhD, she carried out research at the ICATAT centre in Magdeburg (Germany) and participated in seminars and conferences in Italy and abroad (Germany, Poland, Romania). From September to December 2019 she had a study and research experience in Moscow, working at the Russian State Library and attending a Tatar language course offered by the University of Kazan. She is currently investigating the issue of multiculturalism in Russia, dealing in particular with Tatar-Russian relations and the literary production of Ismail Bey Gasprinskii.

Tatar-Russian Relations; Multicultural Russian Empire; Alterity/Identity; Travel Literature; The Russian Empire and its internal borders
Current Project
Ismail Bey Gasprinskii's Tercuman-Perevodchik as an Example of the Tatar-Russian Intercultural Dialogue
Foreign Language


, Literary and Translation Sciences (Russian Literature)
, University of Rome
Selected Publications

G.D’Oro, Faustovskij “kod” v romane M.A.Bulgakova “Master i Margarita”, Filologičeskie čtenja Jargu im.P.G.Demidova, Jaroslavskij gosudarstvennyj universitet im.P.G.Demidova, Jaroslavl’, pp.138-142

G.D’Oro, On the 19th Century Crimean Tatar Migration: Ismail Gasprinskij's point of view in the pages of the journal Perevodčik-Teržiman, The Annual Kurultai of Endangered Cultural Heritage, Anticus Press, Costanta, ISSN 2668-3474, pp.35-62

(In press) G.D’Oro, Beyond the Frontier: the Rewriting of the Tatar Folk Tradition in Medina Mamleev’s Witz und Weisheit der Tataren, Le Frontiere dell’Est. Atti di Convegno, Mimesis, Milano, 2020 (In press)

G.D’Oro, The Role of the Russian Language in the Muslim Question of the XIX-XX centuries, Academic Journal of Modern Philology, Uniwersytet Wroclawski, 2020-2021