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3/10/19: Balkan Rhythms - Lecture, Performance, Workshop and Exhibit by Folk Dance Ensemble Balkanski Igri

Save the date for Balkan Rhythms next month! Join the folk dance ensemble Balkanski Igri for a lecture, performance, dance workshop and exhibit on Sunday, March 10 at 1:30 pm! Location: Ida Noyes Cloister Club, 1212 E. 59th Street, Chicago IL 60637. This event is free and open to the public. PErsons with disabilities who require assistance should contact 773.834.0858.


2/10 Concert: Pianist Tomáš Kačo – My Home

Pianist Tomáš Kačo – My Home

Sun., Feb. 10, 7:30 p.m.


Metropolis Performing Arts Centre
111 W. Campbell St.

Free | 847-577-2121

Rutgers in Russian 2019 Summer Program in St. Petersburg

The Department of German, Russian, and East European Languages and Literatures and the Center for Global Education at Rutgers University, New Brunswick are pleased to announce our summer 2019 study abroad program—Rutgers in Russia: St. Petersburg.


2/19 "On the Threshold of Eurasia" -- Reading by Leah Feldman; discussion with Na'ama Rokem

Leah Feldman - "On the Threshold of Eurasia" - Na'ama Rokem


Leah Feldman will be discussing her book, On the Threshold of Eurasia: Revolutionary Poetics in the Caucasus. She will be joined in conversation by Na'ama Rokem. A Q&A and book signing will follow the discussion.


At the Seminary Co-op

5751 S Woodlawn Ave
Chicago, IL 60637


RSVP HERE (Note that your RSVP is requested, but not required).


Dan David Prize: Macro History, Defending Democracy, and Climate Change

Dan David Prize
Deadline: March 10, 2019
Type: Research Grant; PhD, Postdoctoral
Eligibility: no citizenship requirement
Fields of study:  research related to “macro history, defending democracy, or combatting climate change”


CFP: Old Belief in Russia and Abroad: Current Issues in Research

University of Tartu
School of Theology and Religious Studies
Ural Federal University
Ural Humanities Institute
Laboratory of Archaeographical Studies




The School of Theology and Religious History at the University of Tartu and the Laboratory of Archaeographical Studies at Ural Federal University would like to invite you to participate in the jointly organised international conference “Old Belief in Russia and Abroad: Current Issues in Research”, which will be held in Tartu on 25-26 May 2019.


Job: Visiting Assistant Professor of Modern Languages & Literatures (Russian Studies), William and Mary

The Department of Modern Languages & Literatures at William & Mary invites applications for a one year, non-tenure-track Visiting faculty position that will begin August 10, 2019.  We seek an individual with expertise in Russian Cultural Studies. The successful applicant will be expected to be an effective teacher and will have a 3-3 course teaching load. The contract may be renewable pending performance review, department need, and funding.


Job: Tenure-track position at HSE School of Philology

School of Philology, The Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia, invites applications for a full-time position of Assistant / Associate / Full Professor in literary studies and digital humanities.


Part of the Faculty of Humanities, the School offers one bachelors’ and two masters’ programs in Russian and comparative literature. The research focus of the faculty are literary history, poetics, typology and theory of Russian, European and American literatures, comparative studies, translation studies, history and theory of culture, and digital humanities.


$5,000 Fulbright-Hays Fellowships Available for Overseas Russian and Persian Language Study with American Councils

American Councils for International Education is pleased to offer U.S. Department of Education Fulbright-Hays Group Projects Abroad (GPA) fellowships for advanced overseas Russian and Persian language study. Fulbright-Hays fellowships are awarded on the basis of financial need and academic merit. Fellowship awards are made in the fixed amount of $5,000 for summer programs, and are available on the following programs:



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