MIKHAIL Shiyanov

Author, curator and public relations specialist. His works were published in most major Russian periodicals from Kommersant to Theatre and Vokrug Sveta magazines. From 2009 to 2014 — columnist for RIA Novosti. In 2013-2014 he headed the public relations department in New Literary Observer publishing house. Also organized festival of documentary films «Citizen viewer» (Krasnoyarsk, 2012), the program of the Polish cinema in the festival «2-in-1» (together with Dina Nazarova and Denis Viren; Moscow, 2012), series of lectures of philologist Michael Weisskopf «Avant-Garde and the dictatorship» in the Jewish Museum (together with Alexandra Selivanova, 2013), a master-class of Iranian director Mohsen Makhmalbaf in the «Pioneer» cinema in Gorky Park (2013) and others.
Education
2005
russian state university for the humanities
Work Experience
2009-2014
ria novosti
Columnist
2013-2014
new literary observer
Head of the public relations department