EDITORIAL BOARD

Aliona GRATI,
PhD, associate professor, literary critic

PROJECT MANAGER
AND EDITOR IN CHIEF

She graduated from the Faculty of Philology of the “Ion Creanga” State Pedagogical University, Chisinau (1996). She took her doctorate in philology with the subject “The feminine lyric of Bessarabia. The 20s and 30s” (2003) and post-doctorate in the theory of literature on “Dialogic Structures in the Romanian Novel of the 20th Century” (2011). Professional experience: editor-in-chief of the journal of literary science “Metaliterature”, Associate Professor at the Department of History and Literary Theory, “Ion Creangă” SPU and at the Doctoral School of Humanities at “Dimitrie Cantemir” University; senior scientific researcher at the Department of Theory and Literature Methodology of the Institute of Philology of the Academy of Sciences of Moldova (2004-2019); Vice-President and Scientific Secretary-General of the National Accreditation and Attestation Council of the Republic of Moldova (2013-2018); scientific project director “The culture of promoting the image of the cities of the Republic of Moldova through the prism of art and mythopoetics”, senior scientific researcher at the Department of State University “Dimitrie Cantemir”; head of sector Editorial activity of the Municipal Library “B. P. Hasdeu”. Coordinator of doctoral projects. Collaborators in the cultural magazines “Contrafort”, “Sud-Est cultural”, “Destin Românesc”, “Moldova”, “Timpul”, “Scriptor”. Published volumes: “Magda Isanos. Essay on the Structure of the Imaginary”, Chisinau Prut International Publishing House, 2004; “Eurydice’ Look. The feminine lyric of Bessarabia. 20s-30s, Chisinau, 2007; “The novel as a post-BABEL world. About Dialogism, Polyphony, Heteroglossy, and Carnival”, Chisinau, Gunivas Publishing House, 2009; “The other’s word. Dialogism of the Romanian novel”, Chisinau, 2011; “Paul Goma. Initiates in Literary Text”, Chisinău, Arc Publishing House, 2011; “The Postmodern Literary Phenomenon”, Chisinau, 2011; “Vladimir Beşleagă: the chronotope of snapped flight”, Chişinău Arc Publishing House, 2013; “In dialogue with Mihai Cimpoi. I am a person of culture that has become a destiny”, Chisinau, Prut International Publishing House, 2013; “Chronicles in network metaliteratura.net”, Iasi, Junimea Publishing House, 2016. Coordinated, in the international scientific project Классика литератур СНГ, three anthologies of literary works, from folklore to the classics Dimitrie Cantemir and Ion Creangă (in Russian and English), published between 2009 and 2010 at Moscow Publishing House Literature; (2011), he volume “Culture, Identity, Globalization”, University of Oradea Publishing House, vol. I (2010), vol. II (2011), co-author, prof. dr. Ioan Derşidan, the edition of Paul Goma’s novel “Bonifacia” and “Intimate Roman”, Chisinau, Gunivas Publishing House, 2015; “Magda Isanos, Writings”, “Moștenire” collection, Chisinău, Science Publishing House, 2016. Member of the Writers ‘Union of Moldova, of the Writers’ Union of Romania and of the Association for General and Comparative Literature in Romania.

alionagrati@gmail.com

Natalia PROCOP,
PhD, plastic artist

MEMBER OF EDITORIAL BOARD

She graduated from the Faculty of Plastic Arts and Design, specializing in Plastic Arts Education at the “Ion Creangă” State Pedagogical University (2005). Master in Plastic Arts (2006), Ph. D. in Arts and Culture Studies (2014). Professional experience: scientific researcher at the Center for the study of the arts of the Institute of Cultural Heritage (2011-2019); scientific secretary of the Social, Economic, Humanities Sciences and Arts Section of the ASM (2015-2016, 2019); superior specialist at the doctoral and research department, Doctoral School Humanities Sciences, State University “D. Cantemir” (2015-2019); secretary of the editorial of the magazine “Art”, Visual arts series, ICH (2018-2020). Publications: “Moldovan Batik”, Chisinau, Balacron, 2017, more than 20 scientific articles in the field of plastic arts. Member of the Department of Social, Economic, Humanities Sciences and Arts Section of the Academy of Sciences of Moldova, Member of the Union of Plastic Artists from the Republic of Moldova and of the Union of Plastic Artists from Romania, Bacău branch.

natali_procop@mail.ru

Ghenadie SÎRBU,
PhD, archeolog

MEMBER OF EDITORIAL BOARD

He graduated the Faculty of History and Ethnopedagogy, specializing in History and Geography at the State Pedagogical University “Ion Creanga” (2006). Master in History (2008), doctor in history, specialization Archeology (2019). Professional experience: scientific researcher at the Archeology Center of the Institute of Cultural Heritage (2007-2019); senior scientific researcher at the Archeology Center of the Institute of Cultural Heritage (2020-). Publications: „Between the East and the West. Dynamics of social changes from the Eastern Carpathians to the Dnieper in the 4th – beginning of 3th millenium BC (Preliminary study)”, in collaboration with Al. Diachenko, M. Rybicka and D. Król. Rzeszów 2019, over 20 scientific articles in the field of prehistoric archeology published in national and international journals. Member of the editorial board of the “Archaeological Review”.

ghena.sirbu2014@gmail.com

Ludmila ŞIMANSCHI,
PhD, associate professor

MEMBER OF EDITORIAL BOARD

She graduated from the Faculty of Philology, Alecu Russo State University, Balti (1999). Master in Romanian Philology and Languages, Alecu Russo State University, Balti (2008). Doctor in philology (2014), the theme of research “(Auto) irony and (parody) in The Levant by Mircea Cărtărescu”. Professional experience: lecturer at Alecu Russo State University, Balti, senior specialist in the Socio-Human Sciences Section of ASM, director of the Literary and Folklore Center of the “B. P.-Hasdeu” Institute of Romanian Philology , senior scientific researcher. Fields of interest: in the history of literature, literary theory, hyperliterature, folklore, cultural studies. Laureate of the National Contest Doctoral Thesis of Excellence of the year 2014, Grade III Diploma. Member of Editorial Board of “Metaliterature”, “Philologia”. Reviewer of “Akademos”, Academy of Sciences  of Moldova. Collaborator of the magazines “Akademos”, “Destin Românesc”, “La Francopolyphonie”, “Journal of Romanian Literary Studies”. The author of the books: (Auto)irony and (auto)parody in The Levant by Mircea Cărtărescu”(2014), “The literary opera in postmodernity”(2015).

ludmila.simanschi@yahoo.com