The Bulletin of the Russian Academy of Sciences: Studies in Literature and Language (Izvestiya RAN. Seriya literatury i yazyka, further abbreviated as B_RAS.LL), founded in 1852 by Academician Izmail I. Sreznevsky, is the oldest academic journal in Russia for scholars of philology. As the official journal of the Division of Historical and Philological Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences (in Russian, ОИФН РАН), B_RAS.LL is committed to carrying on the Russian philological traditions while seeking to publish innovative research.
Among B_RAS.LL’s contributors there are Academicians and correspondent members of the Russian Academy of Sciences, researches from academic institutes, many internationally recognized scholars from Moscow, Saint Petersburg, different Russian regions, as well as eminent scholars from other countries.
Vadim V. Polonsky (Moscow), Doctor of Philological Sciences, Director of the Gorky Institute for World Literature of the Russian academy of Sciences; Professor at the Department of the History of the Russian Classical Literature at the Russian State University for the Humanities.
Nikolai N. Kazansky (Saint Petersburg), Academician of the RAS, Doctor of Philological Sciences, Professor.
Alexander B. Kudelin (Moscow), Academician of the RAS, Doctor of Philological Sciences, Professor.
Alexandr M. Moldovan (Moscow), Academician of the RAS, Doctor of Philological Sciences.