News, Events & Announcements Archive
July - December 2017
28 November 2017
Dr Dušan Radunović, Bakhtin and the Institutionalisation of Knowledge in the Russian Humanities (4pm, MLAC, Durham University, ER1, A29).
11 November 2017
3-5 November 2017
Dr Qing Cao gives keynote lecture 'New Episteme in Late Qing China and Its Impact on Modernity Discourse' at the 7th International Conference on New Discourses in Contemporary China in Nanchang, Jiangxi Province.
26-27 October 2017
Dr Polina Kliuchnikova presents the paper 'Pride vs. Profit: On Language Aspects of Migrant Experiences of Post-Soviet Migrants in Contemporary Russia' at the New Trends and Directions of Migration conference, taking place at the Higher School of Economics in Moscow.
25 October 2017
Dr Dušan Radunović, gives paper 'Transnationalism in Post-Soviet Cinemas and the Rebirth of the Nation-State in the Post-Soviet Space' in Durham MLAC's Work in Progress Research Seminar ('Visual Culture from Transnational Perspectives' session).
18-19 October 2017
18 October 2017
Professor Andrei Zorin (University of Oxford), The Invention of Russian 18th-Century Studies: Humanities and the Internalization of Ideology under Stalin (4.30pm, MLAC, Durham University, ER1, A29).
17-18 October 2017
1 October - 31 December 2017
29 September - 8 October 2017
14-16 September 2017
Transnational Russian Studies, international symposium taking place at Durham University.
2-9 September 2017
8 August 2017
'I am waiting for you', the play by Abir Hamdar on Arab women's experiences of cancer, is performed at the LAU Medical Centre - Rizk Hospital. This is the first time that adult theatre goes to a hospital in the region.
21-30 July 2017
'I am waiting for you', a play on Arab women's experiences of cancer, written by Abir Hamdar and based on interviews with female cancer patients, is performed at the Madina Theater in Beirut, Lebanon. See further details.
4-7 July 2017
Dr Polina Kliuchnikova presents the paper 'Language Borders: Entry Certification, Migrant Identities and Support Networks for Former Soviet Union Migration to Russia' at the Sociolinguistics Summer School 8 in Barcelona.