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- A book launch for the latest
- volume of Prof. Leonid Livak's
- book on Russian avant-garde in
- Paris was held on March 26th in
- San Francisco.
- View poster.


- Prof. Christina Kramer gave a
- talk entitled "Language Policy and
- Linguistic Landscape in
- Macedonia" at the Helsinki Area
- and Language Studies Workshop,
- "Language Ecologies: The Balkans
- and Beyond."


- An excerpt of Prof. Christina
- Kramer's translation of the novel
- Pyramid of Water by Luan Starova
- now appaers in Two Lines On-line.
- More info.


- Prof. Veronika Ambros gave
- a talk about Jaroslav Hašek's
- novel Good Soldier Schweik and
- director Erwin Piscator's 1928
- theater production in Berlin at the
- Art and Culture in Central Europe
- symposium on Mar. 25.
- More info.


- On March 19, Prof. Leonid Livak
- gave a talk entitled "Existe-t-il
- une littérature de l'exil?" at the
- Fondation Maison des Sciences
- de l'Homme in Paris
- More info.


- Prof. Joseph Schallert was the
- Kenneth E. Naylor Memorial
- Lecturer in South Slavic
- Linguistics. On Mar. 6, he gave
- his lecture, "Observations on the
- Lexicon of the Earliest
- Macedonian Vernacular Gospels
- (Konikovo and Kulakia Gospels)
- at The Ohio State University.


- On Feb. 25, Prof. Leonid Livak
- gave a talk entitled, "Literaturnyi
- avangard russkogo Parizha" at
- the Université de Genève.
- More info.


- On Feb. 24, the Polish Students
- Association in collaboration with
- the Polish Language and
- Literature Program at UofT
- organized a screening of the
- famous Polish comedy
- Poszukiwany, poszukiwana.


- On Feb. 19, Prof. Leonid Livak
- gave talk enetitled, "Le concept
- de révolution est-il pertinent
- pour penser les avant-gardes
- européennes?" at Université de
- Paris-Sorbonne
- More info.


- On Feb. 12, students of the
- Polish Language and Literature
- Program attended the play
- Margarete by Janek Turkowski at
- the Theatre Centre. It was
- presented by Polish Theatre Kana,
- which came to Toronto to
- participate in the Progress
- Festival.


- Prof. Tamara Trojanowska
-
gave a lecture enetitled “Witkacy
- Performer” at the Witkacy’s
- “Great Nonsense” Exhibition and
- Talk on Feb. 9th at the Theatre
- Centre.
- Event Webpage.


- Prof. Veronika Ambros
- participated in the conference
- Prager Figurationen jüdischer
- Moderne Workshop im Rahmen
- des Forschungsverbundes "Prag
- als Knotenpunkt europäischer
- Moderne(n)". Her talk was on:
- Etwas aus vielen Stoffen
- gezaubert Golem als Prager
- Figuration jüdischer Moderne
- from Feb. 5-8 at Universität
- Tübingen


- Prof. Leonid Livak gave an
- interview on Radio Svoboda
- about his recently published
- book.
- Listen to the interview.


- The Spring 2013
- Departmental Newsletter
- has been released.
- Read newsletter.


- Toronto Slavic Quarterly



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- April 11
- Université de Paris-Sorbonne
- Prof. Leonid Livak will be giving
- a talk entitled "Ecrire l'histoire du
- modernisme russe après Staline."


- April 16
- Università degli Studi di
- Firenze
- Prof. Leonid Livak will be giving
- a talk entitled "Penser autrement
- l'histoire culturelle russe dans
- l'entredeux-guerres: l'Europe des
- années Trente et la phase perdue
- du modernisme russe."


- Upcoming Backpack to
- Briefcase (b2B) programs.
- More info.



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- Slavic & East European Studies


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- Soviet Samizdat Periodicals


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