Displaying items by tag: Slavic Studies
October 7, 1821 – April 26, 1894
Russian Catholic Jesuit, archaeologist and missionary, opponent of the Russian Orthodox Church, who aimed to familiarize the Western reader with Orthodox history and culture. The most significant author and publisher, who wrote in French and Latin for Eastern Orthodoxy, and searched for valuable Slavic monuments.
October 20/November 01, 1838 – February 28/March 13, 1906
Bulgarian historian, philologist, Slavicist, ethnographer and folklorist, public and political figure, founder of a number of institutions in post-liberation Bulgaria, a Russian graduate who has linked much of his life with Russia.
October 11, 1928–May 03, 2003
Literary scholar, Professor of Bulgarian Revival Period Literature, Doctor of Philology, one of the most prominent specialists in the field of literature and culture of the Bulgarian Revival. His research has made a significant contribution to the discovery of new fields in the creative and social activities of the Revival Period writers.
July 30/August 11, 1855 – June 23/July 8, 1905
Polikhroniy Syrku was born on July 30/August 11, 1855 in the village of Straseni, Chisinau County of Bessarabia Governorate (guberniya), in the family of Romanians Evgenia Georgieva and Agapiy Andreevich Syrku. He studied at the parish school at the Capriana Monastery, which is a convent of the Bulgarian Zograf Monastery at Mount Athos, and as a child he learned Bulgarian and Greek. In 1866, the boy met Georgi Rakovski at the monastery.
April 30/May 12, 1815 – December 19/31, 1876
Slavicist, philologist, historian, first dean of the Faculty of History and Philology of Odessa University (1865–1876), corresponding member of St Petersburg Academy of Sciences (1851), honorary member of Moscow University (1876).
August 19, 1934 – April 05, 2001
Bulgarian, Russian and Czechoslovakian literary critic, mediaevalist and folklorist.
Славист, лингвист, фольклорист и дипломат, член-корреспондент Петербургской Академии наук (1856).
Первый профессиональный словенский писатель, классик, прозаик, драматург, публицист, критик и поэт. Автор 30 книг: 9 романов, целого ряда повестей и сборников малой прозы, драматических пьес и комедий, центральная фигура словенского «модерна».
Одно из старейших научных обществ России, возникло при Московском университете с целью изучения и критического издания русских летописей, сыграло важную роль в становления славяноведения в России в первой половине XIX столетия.