Displaying items by tag: Slavic Studies


The main set of civil laws in force on the territory of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, Russia and Samogitia – served as a “constitution” of the power that was once one of the largest in Europe and a kind of guarantor of its independence.

Published in Cultural exchange


One of the founders of Russian Slavic studies, Slavic Russian paleography, dialectology, a teacher who brought up a brilliant generation of Slavists of the second half of the 19th century.

Published in Modern authors

appr. end of the 1480s – post 1540

an Eastern Slavic educator, humanist, publisher, translator, biblical scholar, doctor of medicine, and the national pride of the Belarusian people.

Published in Cultural exchange


The Ostrog Bible, a cultural literary monument of global importance, was published in 1581 by the famous pioneering Russian and Ukrainian printer Ivan Fyodorov, in Ostrog at the estate of Prince Constantine of Ostrog.

Published in Cultural exchange

1818 – 22.3 / 3.4.1882

Russian manufacturer and trader, bibliophile and collector.

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.

Published in Modern authors

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.

Published in Modern authors

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.

Published in Modern authors

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).


SESDiva ERA.Net RUS Plus Call 2017 – S&T

SESDiva. Project № 156

SESDiva aims at creating a virtual museum of written culture in relation to the social, religious, cultural, and ideological environment and relations between the South and East Slavs throughout the centuries from the 11th to the beginning of the 20th century.

Duration: 2018-2020
Program: ERA.Net RUS Plus Call 2017 ‐ S&T Projects