Literary critic, writer, translator, culturologist.
She graduated from the Leningrad State University, defended PhD thesis in German Literature.
In 1933–1988 — Researcher in the Institute of Corporate Studies in Munich. She took on research projects and scientific conferences in South and North America, Asia, Africa, India and China.
Since 2008 she has been the Presiden of the MIRACLES Association (les Mouvements Internationales, les Rencontres des Artistes, Créateurs, Ecrivaines et Scientifiques — International Meetings for Writers, Scientists and Artists) in Paris, Director of the project “At the Junction of Cultures” in the Orion Castle.
Since 2016 she has organized and moderated video dialogues between leading Russian and French universities and the Paris Russian Spiritual and Cultural Centre.
She is a co-author and organizer of large-scale international projects such as “Intercultural Visual Library of the 20th Century: Conversations with Outstanding Thinkers of Our Time” (a TV program on АРТЕ Channel in Germany and France). The Knowledge Book based on the project was translated into eighteen languages.