Elena Velescu is PhD Assistant the University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine “Ion Ionescu de la Brad” from Iasi and doctor in philology of Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes (La Sorbonne) in Paris. Her PhD thesis was « The representation of natural disasters in literature and painting in the French and German cultural space between the second half of the eighteenth century and early nineteenth century ». She has the following principal areas of interest: comparative literature, European culture and civilization, history of ideas, traductology, German and French literature. She has published articles and specialized studies in magazines and collective volumes, such as “Feminin-Masculin, Povestiri de carieră-viață”, at Institutul European (2016) and coordinated “Le français à l’usage des vétérinaires et des zootechniciens” (2016).
A publicat la Editura Lumen:
- The Influence of Immanuel Kant’s Scientific Researches on the Causes of Natural Disasters in the Process of Secularization in the 18th Century. În Camelia Ignătescu, Antonio Sandu, Tomiță Ciulei (editori), Rethinking Social Action. Core Values in Practice. RSACVP 2017 . Editura Lumen. (Domenii de interes: Filosofie, Istoria ideilor)