Russian Area Studies


Old Clothes on Young Bodies

Minyonok Yelena 2Philologist and folklorist Yelena Minyonok Ph.D. will present a talk, “Old Clothes on Young Bodies: Dynamics of Russian Folk Traditions in Modern Rural and Urban Contexts,” on Thursday, Oct. 4…
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Salisbury Intern Explores Russian Culture

RussiaAlexandra Curtis ’20, a recipient of a 2018 Charles H. Salisbury Summer International Internship Stipend, is delving into Russian folklore and the art of literary translation at the A.M. Gorky Institute…
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Adventures in Russia

Russia_4In an exploration of culture and language, Associate Professor of Russian Area Studies David Galloway is leading 20 students through Russia during winter break. The two trips, designed for students…
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Smith ’10 Named Indiana History Teacher of the Year

Smith_AndrewAndrew Smith ’10 was recently named the 2017 Indiana History Teacher of the Year, an award administered nationally by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History. Smith received the award…
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Fisher Center Series Explores “Futures of Revolution”

Fisher RevolutionThroughout the academic year, the Fisher Center for the Study of Women and Men will host a series of lectures to spur an interdisciplinary conversation around the successes and failures…
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