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Dr Muireann Maguire



with Bulgakov MA, Chayanov AV, Grin A, Red Spectres: Russian twentieth-century Gothic-fantastic tales, Overlook, 2013.

Before I Croak, Glas, 2013.

Stalin's Ghosts: Gothic Themes in Early Soviet Literature, Peter Lang Pub Incorporated, 2012.


Tolstoy and the Greek Teachers: The Presocratics and Socrates in Tolstoy's Prose and Educational Writings, Tolstoy Studies Journal, vol. XXVII, no. 2015, 2016, 17-30

Back to the future in Arkanar, Science Fiction Film & Television, vol. 8, no. 2, 2015, 233-253

Dostoevsky and the Politics of Parturition, Modern Languages Open, vol. 0, no. 1, 2014

Aleksei N. Tolstoi and the Enigmatic Engineer: A Case of Vicarious Revisionism, Slavic Review: American quarterly of Russian, Eurasian and East European studies, vol. 72, no. 2, 2013, 247-266

The Wizard in the Tower: Iakov Brius and the Representation of Alchemists in Russian Literature, Slavonic and East European Review, vol. 90, no. 3, 2012, 401-427

A dreadful predilection: The Gothic-Fantastic in Soviet Socialist Realist Literature, Gothic Studies, vol. 13, no. 1, 2011, 75-94

Ghostwritten: Reading Spiritualism and Feminism in the Works of Rachilde and Vera Kryzhanovskaia-Rochester, Modern Language Review, vol. 106, no. 2, 2011, 313-332

Post-Lamarckian Prodigies: Evolutionary Biology in Soviet Science Fiction, New Zealand Slavonic Journal, vol. 43, 2009, 23-54

with Rampton V, Introduction: Russia on edge: centre and periphery in contemporary Russian culture, Studies in East European Thought, vol. 63, no. 2, 87-94


Time Machines and Metamorphoses: H.G. Wells's Influence on Mikhail Bulgakov and Sigizmund Krzhizhanovsky, in Diment G (eds) “The Eastern Wall of Europe”: H. G. Wells and All Things Russian, London: Anthem Press, 2020

Lazarus on the Ark: Heterotopias in the Novels of Vladimir Sharov and Evgenii Vodolazkin, in Suslov M, Bodin P-A (eds) The Post-Soviet Politics of Utopia: Language, Fiction and Fantasy in Russia, I.B. Tauris, 2019

The little man in the overcoat: Gogol and Krzhizhanovsky, in Bowers K, Kokobobo A (eds) Russian Writers and the Fin de Siècle: The Twilight of Realism, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015, 180-196

Darwin's Reception in Twentieth-Century Russian Prose and Science Fiction, in Glick TF, Shaffer E (eds) The Literary and Cultural Reception of Charles Darwin in Europe, London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

In The Zone: The Strugatskii Brothers and the Poetics of Pollution in Russian Science Fiction, in Skagen M, Hagen M (eds) Literature and Chemistry: Elective Affinities, Aarhus University Press, 2013

Spectral Geographies in Russian Emigre Prose: The Cases of Petr Krasnov and Georgii Peskov, in Lodder C, Kokkori M, Mileeva M (eds) Utopia I and II: Russian Art and Culture 1900-1989, Brill, 2013, 99-112

Crime and Publishing: How Dostoevskii Changed the British Murder, in Cross A (eds) A People Passing Rude: British Responses to Russian Culture, Open Book Publishers, 2012


with Rampton V, Russia on edge: centre and periphery in contemporary Russian culture, Studies in East European Thought, vol. 63, no. 2, 2011, 87-94


God Builders, TLS - The Times Literary Supplement, no. 5658, 2011