September 2016 News

The Black Sea Networks Initiative, an interdisciplinary project in Slavic and Black Sea Studies spanning multiple universities and organized in part by Assistant Professor of...
September 26, 2016
Russian Film at Yale Presents: BODY AND SOUL: THE FILMS OF ALEKSANDR SOKUROV One of the greatest contemporary auteurs, Aleksandr Sokurov has been making art cinema, both...
September 13, 2016
Alexander Dubovoy, CC ‘16, won the Andrew D. White prize in European History and the Wolfgang Leonhard Hard Prize in Russian and East European Studies for his senior essay, “...
September 10, 2016
One fall evening in 1880, Russian painter Ilya Repin welcomed an unexpected visitor to his home: Lev Tolstoy. The renowned realists talked for hours, and Tolstoy turned his...
September 7, 2016
Senior Lector Julia Titus in Slavic Languages and Literatures has published an annotated version of Dostoevsky’s famous short story “The Meek One” (Кроткая) for...
September 6, 2016
September 30-October 1, 2016. Since 1991, the classical Russian literature of the nineteenth century has gone through both eclipse and revival. Modernist and post-modernist...
September 4, 2016