Professor Derek C Offord

B.A.(Cantab.), Ph.D.(Lond.)

  • BS8 1TE

1977 …2020

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Research Output

2020

Ayn Rand's Fountainhead and Its Russian Antecedents

Offord, D. C., 7 Jan 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Modern Language Review. 115, 4, p. 763-790 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Sociolinguistics and history: An interdisciplinary view of bilingualism in imperial Russia

Offord, D., 30 Apr 2020, In : Journal of Historical Sociolinguistics. 6, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Open Access
2019

French as a diplomatic and official language in Imperial Russia

Offord, D., Rjeoutski, V. & Argent, G., Jul 2019, In : Jus Gentium: Journal of International Legal History. 4, 2, p. 419-493 75 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Review: A World of Empires: The Russian Voyage of the Frigate “Pallada”, by Edyta M. Bojanowska

Offord, D., Jul 2019, In : Slavic Review. 78, 2, p. 591-592 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review (Academic Journal)

Review: Noble Subjects: The Russian Novel and the Gentry, 1762-1861, by Bella Grigoryan

Offord, D., Apr 2019, In : Slavonic and East European Review. 97, 2, p. 347-348 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review (Academic Journal)

Russia’s Path toward Enlightenment: Faith, Politics, and Reason, 1500–1801, by G. M. Hamburg

Offord, D. C., 17 Dec 2019, In : ВИВЛIОθИКА: E-Journal of Eighteenth-Century Russian Studies. 7, 2019, p. 119-123 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review (Academic Journal)

Open Access
2018

Review: From Empire to Russia: Politics, Scholarship, and Ideology in Russian Eurasianism, 1920s–1930s, by Sergey Glebov

Offord, D., Oct 2018, In : Slavic Review. 77, 3, p. 835-836 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review (Academic Journal)

Review: Les Spectacles francophones à la cour de Russie (1743-1796): l’invention d’une société, by Alexeï Evstratov

Offord, D., 2018, In : Modern Language Review. 113, 3, p. 634-635 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review (Academic Journal)

The French Language in Russia: A Social, Political, Cultural, and Literary History

Offord, D., Rjeoutski, V. & Argent, G., 10 Sep 2018, Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press. 702 p. (Languages and Culture in History)

Research output: Book/ReportAuthored book

2017

French as a polemical language for Russian writers in the age of Nicholas I

Offord, D., 2017, Linguistic and Cultural Foreign Policies of European States: 18th-20th Centuries. Sanchez-Summerer, K. & Frijhoff, W. (eds.). Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, p. 69-89

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Review: Creating a Culture of Revolution: Workers and the Revolutionary Movement in Late Imperial Russia, by Deborah Pearl

Offord, D., 2017, In : American Historical Review. 122, 2, p. 600-601 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review (Academic Journal)

Review: The Discovery of Chance: The Life and Thought of Alexander Herzen, by Aileen M. Kelly

Offord, D., 2017, In : Slavic Review. 76, 2, p. 551-552 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review (Academic Journal)

Rol’ angloiazychnogo prepodavatelia RKI v angloiazychnoi srede

Offord, D., Nov 2017, Prepodavanie russkogo iazyka kak inostrannogo vne iazykovoi sredy: Problemy i perspektivy. Sbornik materialov konferentsii. Althaus, F. (ed.). London: Russian Language Centre, Pushkin House, London, p. 162-170 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Open Access
2016

Isaiah Berlin and the Russian intelligentsia

Offord, D., 2016, Isaiah Berlin and the Enlightenment. Brockliss, L. & Robertson, R. (eds.). Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 187-202 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Nihilism and terrorism

Offord, D., 2016, Dostoevsky in Context. Martinsen, D. & Maiorova, O. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 48-57 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

The French writings of Alexander Herzen

Offord, D., 2016, Bicultural Literature and Film in French and English. Barta, P. & Powrie, P. (eds.). London: Routledge, p. 143-160 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

2015

Conclusion

Offord, D. & Argent, G., 2015, French and Russian in Imperial Russia. Volume 1: Language Attitudes and Identity. Offord, D., Ryazanova-Clarke, L., Rjeoutski, V. & Argent, G. (eds.). Edinburgh University Press, p. 242-247 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Foreign-language use in Russia during the long eighteenth-century

Offord, D. (ed.), Argent, G. I. (ed.) & Rjeoutski, V. (ed.), 2015, In : The Russian Review. 74, 1, p. 1-68 68 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue (Academic Journal)

French and Russian in Catherine's Russia

Offord, D., Argent, G. & Rjeoutski, V., 2015, French and Russian in Imperial Russia. Volume 1: Language Use among the Russian Elite. Offord, D., Ryazanova-Clarke, L., Rjeoutski, V. & Argent, G. (eds.). Edinburgh University Press, p. 25-44 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

French and Russian in Imperial Russia. Volume 1: Language Use among the Russian Elite

Offord, D. (ed.), Ryazanova-Clarke, L. (ed.), Rjeoutski, V. (ed.) & Argent, G. (ed.), 2015, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited book

French and Russian in Imperial Russia. Volume 2: Language Attitudes and Identity

Offord, D., Ryazanova-Clarke, L. (ed.), Rjeoutski, V. (ed.) & Argent, G., 2015, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited book

From national backwardness to revolutionary leadership: Alexander Herzen’s book on the development of revolutionary ideas in Russia

Offord, D., 2015, Textual Moments in Revolutionary Thought. Hammersley, R. (ed.). London: Bloomsbury Academic, p. 117-124 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Introduction

Offord, D., Ryazanova-Clarke, L., Rjeoutski, V. & Argent, G., 2015, French and Russian in Imperial Russia. Volume 1: Language Use among the Russian Elite. Offord, D., Ryazanova-Clarke, L., Rjeoutski, V. & Argent, G. (eds.). Edinburgh University Press, p. 1-24 24 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Introduction

Offord, D., Argent, G., Ryazanova-Clarke, L. & Rjeoutski, V., 2015, French and Russian in Imperial Russia. Volume 2: Language Attitudes and Identity. Offord, D., Ryazanova-Clarke, L., Rjeoutski, V. & Argent, G. (eds.). Edinburgh University Press, p. 1-15 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Linguistic Gallophobia in Russian comedy

Offord, D., 2015, French and Russian in Imperial Russia. Volume 2: Language Attitudes and Identity. Offord, D., Ryazanova-Clarke, L., Rjeoutski, V. & Argent, G. (eds.). Edinburgh University Press, p. 79-99 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Preface

Offord, D., Ryazanova-Clarke, L., Rjéoutski, V. & Argent, G., 29 Jun 2015, French and Russian in Imperial Russia. Volume 1: Language Use Among the Russian Elite. Edinburgh University Press, Vol. 1. p. vii-x

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript to book

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Review: A Nation Astray: Nomadism and National Identity in Russian Literature, by Ingrid Kleespies

Offord, D., 2015, In : Slavonic and East European Review. 93, 2, p. 342-345 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review (Academic Journal)

The functions and value of foreign languages in eighteenth-century Russia

Offord, D., Argent, G. & Rjeoutski, V., 4 Jan 2015, In : The Russian Review. 74, 1, p. 1-19 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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Treatment of francophonie in Pushkin's prose fiction

Offord, D., 2015, French and Russian in Imperial Russia. Volume 2: Language Attitudes and Identity. Offord, D., Ryazanova-Clarke, L., Rjeoutski, V. & Argent, G. (eds.). Edinburgh University Press, p. 197-213 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

2014

Conclusion: European Francophonie: The Social, Political and Cultural History of an International Prestige Language

Offord, D., Argent, G. & Rjeoutski, V., 2014, European Francophonie: The Social, Political and Cultural History of an International Prestige Language. Rjeoutski, V., Argent, G. & Offord, D. (eds.). Oxford: Peter Lang International Academic Publishers, p. 335-349 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

European Francophonie and a Framework for Its Study

Offord, D., Argent, G. & Rjeoutski, V., 2014, European Francophonie: The Social, Political and Cultural History of an International Prestige Language. Rjeoutski, V., Argent, G. & Offord, D. (eds.). Oxford: Peter Lang International Academic Publishers, p. 1-31 31 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Francophonie in Imperial Russia

Offord, D., 2014, European Francophonie: The Social, Political and Cultural History of an International Prestige Language. Rjeoutski, V., Argent, G. & Offord, D. (eds.). Oxford: Peter Lang International Academic Publishers, p. 371-404 34 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

2013

Ego-writing in French: the diary of Anastasiia Iakushkina (introduction)

Offord, D. & Argent, G., 1 May 2013, University of Bristol.

Research output: Other contribution

Ego-writing in French: the diary of Anastasiia Iakushkina (text)

Offord, D. (ed.) & Argent, G. I. (ed.), 1 May 2013, University of Bristol.

Research output: Other contribution

Foreign languages and noble sociability: documents from Russian Masonic lodges (introduction)

Offord, D. & Rjeoutski, V., 1 May 2013, University of Bristol.

Research output: Other contribution

Foreign languages and noble sociability: documents from Russian Masonic lodges (texts)

Offord, D. (ed.) & Rjeoutski, V. (ed.), 1 May 2013, University of Bristol.

Research output: Other contribution

Foreword: French language acquisition in Imperial Russia

Offord, D., 2013, In : ВИВЛIОθИКА: E-Journal of Eighteenth-Century Russian Studies. 1, p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

French in public education in eighteenth-century Russia: the case of the Cadet Corps (introduction)

Offord, D. & Rjeoutski, V., 2013, University of Bristol.

Research output: Other contribution

French in public education in eighteenth-century Russia: the case of the Cadet Corps (texts)

Offord, D. (ed.) & Rjeoutski, V. (ed.), 1 May 2013, University of Bristol.

Research output: Other contribution

French in the nineteenth-century Russian salon: Fiodor Rostopchin’s 'memoirs’ (introduction)

Offord, D. & Rjeoutski, V., 1 May 2013, University of Bristol.

Research output: Other contribution