Applications Open for Studium Carpato-Ruthenorum

CFA: Studium Carpato-Ruthenorum
Deadline: April 1

 

Prešov University in Prešov, Slovakia, announces its eighth annual threeweek Studium Carpato-Ruthenorum International Summer School for Rusyn Language and Culture to be held from June 10 - 30, 2018 (applicants from North America may begin arriving from Saturday, June 9, 2018). The program is hosted by the university‘s Institute of Rusyn Language and Culture. Prešov University is the only university in the Slovak Republic offering a full-time academic program in Rusyn language and literature accredited for both the B.A and M.A. in Rusyn Language and Literature.

 

The Studium summer school is intended for those interested in studying the Rusyn language and the history of the Carpatho-Rusyns, including high school (18 and over) and college students, as well as Slavists and any who wish to broaden their knowledge of East Slavic language, history, and culture. Participants can expect to acquire a familiarity with or strengthen their competency in the Rusyn language, as well as gain an understanding of Carpatho-Rusyn history, culture, literature, and ethnography.