Alexandra Nenko

  Project Coordinator

  Foreign languages:

  English, Ukranian

Scientific interests:

urban studies; interdisciplinary research in the study of emotions, art and knowledge; analysis of communicative and semantic networks

Education:

2007 - 2010 Taras Shevchenko Kyiv National University, Faculty of Sociology (Ukraine), Ph.D. in Sociology

2002 - 2007 Kharkiv National University, Faculty of Sociology (Ukraine), MA Sociology (Honours)

 

 

Research experience:

Jan 2014 - present “Knowledge and communication networks of creative communities in European cultural capitals” (CGES)

Jan 2014 - Dec 2014 “Analysis of Creative Industries in St.Petersburg and Kaliningrad” (National Research University Higher School of Economics in Saint-Petersburg, Laboratory of Economics of Culture, Nordic Council of Ministers, Information Office in Saint-Petersburg)

Jan 2012 - Dec 2014 ‘City SAGA. Public Spaces in Transformation’ (Nordic Council of Ministers, Information Office in Saint-Petersburg, the International Centre for Social and Economic Research Centre ‘Leontief Centre’, Centre for Independent Sociological Research, Open Urban Lab (Saint-Petersburg))

Jan 2013 – Jan 2014 “Creative City” (National Research University Higher School of Economics in Saint-Petersburg)

Jan 2011 - Dec 2012 “Knowledge Creation in Intellectual Networks” (Saint-Petersburg State University, Faculty of Sociology)

Jan 2011 - Dec 2012 “Communicative Practices of Knowledge Creation in Social Space of a Modern City” (St. Petersburg State University)

Jan 2013 – present International workshops on the topics of creativity, creative city, and creative networks. (Saint-Petersburg State University, CGES, National Research University Higher School of Economics in Saint-Petersburg, University of Barcelona, Free University of Berlin, King’s College London, University of Amsterdam)

2009 - 2011 International Educational Project HESP / OSI ReSET “Comparative Studies for Advances in Teaching Sociology” (Taras Shevchenko Kyiv National University, University of Aberdeen) 

Selected publications:

Analysis of creative industries development projects In Creative Industries Development. Nordic Council of Ministers’ Project in Northern Dimension Region / I.Kizilova (ed.), Saint-Petersburg, ‘Profi-Centre’, 2014 - pp.3-44, 56-91.

Nikita Basov, Aleksandra Nenko. Artistic Community Knowledge Structure Revealed: A Semantic Network Analysis of ‘La Escocesa’, Barcelona // Working Papers of Centre for German and European Studies (CGES), № 8, 2013, 35 p. ISSN 1860-5680.  Available at: http://www.zdes.spbu.ru/assets/files/wp/2013/WP_2013_8%20Basov,%20Nenko_fin__.pdf

Emotional Interaction in Knowledge Network: Limits and Possibilities (in Russian) // Journal of Sociology and Social Anthropology, № 5, 2012, pp. 377-393. 

Emotional interaction in network: Maintaining collaborative cognition / Multifaceted nature of collaboration in contemporary world. Edited by: Tamara Besednjak Vali, Dolores Modic, Urša Lamut. London, 2012, pp. 175-204.

Understanding Knowledge Creation: Intellectuals in Academia, the Public Sphere and the Arts / Ed. by Nikita Basov & Oleksandra Nenko, Amsterdam - New York: Rodopi Press, 2012.

Aesthetic Emotional Experience: From Eye Irritation to Knowledge // Understanding Knowledge Creation: Intellectuals in Academia, the Public Sphere and the Arts / Ed. by Nikita Basov & Oleksandra Nenko, Amsterdam - New York: Rodopi Press, 2012.

Intellectual in the Field of Contemporary Art // The Intellectual: A Phenomenon in Multidimensional Perspectives / Ed. by N. Basov, G. Simet, J. van Andel, S. Mahlomaholo & V. Netshandama, Inter-Disciplinary Press, Oxford, 2010, рp. 157-166. – available at: http://www.inter-disciplinary.net/publishing/id-press/ebooks/the-intellectual.

Humour Discourse of Politics as Representation of Socio-Political Space (in Ukrainian) // Ivan Franko Lvov National University Herald. Sociological Series, IV issue, 2010.

Conference abstracts:

Generating Knowledge in the City: A Study on Creative Communities of St.Petersburg (co-authored with Nikita Basov and Anisya Khokhlova) / International annual conference of the Research Network Sociology of the Arts of European Sociological Association (ESA) Art and its contexts: cross-disciplinary dialogue, 4-6.09.2014. Book of Abstracts, p. 18.

Emergent Creative Style: Semantic and Communication Networks in Artistic Communities (co-authored with Nikita Basov, SPbSU) / 11th conference of European Sociological Association, University of Torino, Italy, 28-31.08.2013. Book of Abstracts, p. 130.

Artworks and Communicative Process of Knowledge Creation (co-authored with Nikita Basov and Anisya Khokhlova) / The Second ISA Forum of Sociology “Social Justice and Democratization”, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1-4.08.2012. RC37-50.1, p. 52. Book of Abstracts. 

Extracurricular art practices: Developing emotional competence in adolescence / The Second ISA Forum of Sociology “Social Justice and Democratization”, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1-4.08.2012. RC13-436.2. Book of Abstracts. p. 415.

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urban studies ; interdisciplinary research in the study of emotions , art and knowledge ; Analysis of communicative and semantic networks

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