Call for Papers: Leo Tolstoy and World Literature

CALL FOR PAPERS – Leo Tolstoy and World Literature


On August 11-15, 2018 the State Museum-Estate of Leo Tolstoy at Yasnaya Polyana will be hosting XI International Academic Conference Tolstoy and World Literature. Problems of Tolstoy’s work and art in the context of Russian and World Literature, philosophy, and religion are to be discussed at the sessions of the Conference. Traditionally the Conference is organised on the basis of Tolstoy’s personal library, which preserves the books and periodicals in 39 foreign languages, including the books with Tolstoy’s marginalia.


The Book of the Conference Proceedings will be published.

The registration fee is 50 euro. The Museum covers accomodation, meals, and cultural programme expenses.


On August 11th, at 3 pm, at the metro station Annino, there will be a bus to Yasnaya Polyana for the participants. August 15th  is the departure day.


The deadline for applications is June 1st, 2018. The application includes the information about the participant and the abstract of the paper. For those who need an invitation for visa, the following information is to be sent before February 15th: the copy of the front passport page, institution, address, telephone, place of issuing visa.


Please forward your application to Dr. Galina Alekseeva: