Konstantin Kovalev (Kovalev-Sluchevsky): writer, historian
New books of
Saints Ludmila and
First time in Russia !!!
Eudoxia of Moscow,
nun Euphrosinia, wife and
widow of Dmitry Donskoy
1st full life story!
Secrets of ancient hooks
Historical stories about
Russian singing hieroglyphs
Tale of the composer
Euphrosyne of Moscow, Princess Intercessor
The first rare edition,
full text and full collection
Travel tips and advice
for adventure seekers:
Australia - Africa -
Islands of the World
of the Tsar's Road
New Zvenigorod's Annals (Chronicles of Zvenigorod)
Unusual history of Russia
and Zvenigorod’s Russia
The Treasures of
a Moscow Suburb.
Stories, essays and
more than 1000 illustrations)
Great Prince of Moscow
Book in a series "Life of outstanding people"
Life: facts and myths,
legends and hypotheses.
Composer 18th century
Book in a series "Life of outstanding people"
Names and persons
of Russian culture
and great battles
of Medieval Russia
Visa to the end
of the Earth
Writer, historian, culturologist, TV presenter and traveler, Konstantin Kovalev (Kovalev-Sluchevsky) is best known for authoring and presenting the Russian television programs ‘Good evening, Moscow’, ‘Eight and a half’, ‘Coffee with Cream’, ‘Half an hour about travel’, ect. He frequently appears on radio and television talk-shows as a commentator on contemporary society, problems of culture, history and literature.
Professor of the Institute of journalism and creative writing - IZHLT (Moscow). Teaching literature, history, politics and social life.
He is also a published author of a number of books, including his latest impressive, detailed, first unusual historical investigations in a series ‘Life of Outstanding People': Bortniansky, Raevsky, Savva Storozevsky, Yuri Zvenigorodsky, the big illustrated literary-historical work The Zvenigorod Russia, and sensation of 2009 - Another Rublevka (Secrets of the Tsar's Road), articles and books on Russian music, musical aesthetics, literature, travel and modern television, some have been translated into foreign languages. He was awarded the ‘Best Books of 2007' in a nomination of the biography (Savva Storozevsky), marked by the ‘Best First Book' Prize in 1986 (Essays about composers of 18 centuries), National award on historical literature ‘Alexander Nevsky' of 2009 and Literary Prize of Russian State Library - 2010.
2018 - Laureate of the Patriarchal Literary Award.
writer, historian, culturologist, TV presenter and traveler;
(personal site: www.kkovalev.ru)
PUBLICATIONS, LITERATURE, CREATIVE WRITING
- More than 200 analytical or scientific
articles, reports, publications in magazines, newspapers, ex.
novels, stories, essay, historical historical works and investigations; sketches of the traveler;
- some books were awarded prestigious prizes in Russia and abroad;
- 2018: Laureate of the Patriarchal
2008-Present. Professor of the Institute of journalism and creative writing - IZHLT, Moscow.
1990-1996. Institute of World Literature (IMLI) RAN
(Academy of Sciences, Russia), Researcher, the Scientific Secretary
of the Commission of Alexander Pushkin Studies IMLI RAN.
1988-1990. Institute of World Literature Academy of Sciences USSR (IMLI).
Moscow, Russia. Postgraduate course.
1973-1978. MGPI (MPGU). Moscow, Russia. Diploma of Higher
Education. Social science and historical faculty.
1989. Course of English modern literature, University of
Oxford. Oxford, England.
Institute for the study of man (Maison des sciences de l’homme). Paris, France.
1990. School of Slavonic Studies
scholars "Vita Nova". Capri, Italy.
Special invitation by USA Information Agency. Washington D.C., USA.
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Member of the Journalists Union of Russia (from 1981).
2001 - Present.
The founder of the project, editor-in-chief
of the illustrated magazine and site "PMG" (Permanent Residence).
1997 - 2001
- Editor-in-chief and creator of new Russian Spa magazine “RESORTS-DOSSIER”.
- Creator, editor-in-chief and top-manager of few magazines projects: “K&BK” (1998),
“Moscow Today & Tomorrow” (Moscow for foreigners, on English, 2000), “English Style” (1998).
Creator and Editor-in-chief of few newspapers:
“Voyage with Transaero” (travel-aircraft weekly newspaper, 1997),
“Klins News” (Moscow region, weekly, 1999).
1996 - 1997
- Main deputy editor-in-chief of “VOYAGE AND REST” travel magazine.
(Project management, hands-on development. Centre-plus Co. Ltd. Moscow).
- Main deputy editor-in-chief of “VOYAGE” magazine, developer and team leader.
(Project management, hands-on development).
- Editor-in-chief and anchorman of “30 MINUTES ABOUT TOURISM”
weekly TV program (Moscow TV Channel - MTK).
1995 - 1996
Editor-in-chief and creator of new Russian colors travel newspaper “T&T (Tourism and Travel)”.
1988 - 1994
Editor-in-chief of Publishing House “Heritage”
(Academy of Science Russia, Institute of World
The author and presenter films on a history of culture of Russia (a cycle "Vivat, Russia!"),
shown the First telechannel of Russia: "The Forgotten musical city", "Riddles of ancient notes",
"The Beginnings of christian culture in Russia", "Nikolay Lvov: the politics, the architect, the historian of music (XVIII century)", "Composer Bortnjansky in XVIII century",
"National Hymns of the Russian state. An original history".
Presenter, anchorman, author, creator, editor-in-chief or reporter of few TV programs:
- “Good Evening, Moscow!” (weekly, about 3-4 hours on air, 1989-1993),
- “8 and half” (1 hour game-show, weekly, 1994-1995),
- “Privately” (40 min. weekly, pre-election talk-show, 1995-1996),
- “30 minutes about tourism” (weekly, 1996-1997),
- “Coffee & Cream” (30 min., weekly, talk-show, 1999-2000),
- “Press-review” (daily, 5 min., 1-channel, 2003),
- "Business Moscow" ("Delovaja Moskva"), weekly, TVCenter, 2003-2010.
At the present time: the author and leading high-rating radio program "Arguments and Myths"
on the radio station "Russian news service" (RSN) - every Sunday, 21.00-23.00, 107.0 fm.
Konstantin Kovalev's other books:
Amazon.com - here ›››
Worldcatlibraries.org - here ›››
Ozon.ru - here ›››