Mariia Shuvalova is a literary critic and lecturer at the National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, Fulbright Scholar (Harriman Institute, Columbia University in the city of New York, 2019–2020). Editorial assistant of the international peer-reviewed journal Kyiv Mohyla Humanities Journal. Translator at Tapas Localization, an agency of media content localization, Annual International Film Festival Molodist. Co-founder and head of the non-governmental organization New Ukrainian Academic Community whose latest projects were the publication of a book by Volodymyr Dibrova Taras Shevchenko. New Perspectives, an international conference The Female Artist as an Icon of National Modernization: The Phenomenon of Lesia Ukrainka in a Comparative Perspective (in Commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of the Birth of the Writer). Projects were implemented in cooperation with such organizations as the National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, Petro Mohyla Black Sea National University, the Association of Hispanics of Ukraine, Shevchenko Scientific Society in America, and publishing house Bilka.