Sergei Ustugov wins Tour de Ski1
09.01.2017 He dedicated his victory to those athletes who had been banned from participating in the competitions due to the accusations of violating anti-doping regulations during the Sochi Olympiad
Sergei Ustugov wins Tour de Ski
Russian junior ice hockey players win bronze at 2017 IIHF World Junior Championship2
06.01.2017 According Kirill Kaprizov, the captain of the team, its members can feel proud of the prize.
Russian junior ice hockey players win bronze at 2017 IIHF World Junior Championship
06.01.2017 May your hearts be filled with joy and peace, and your homes - with harmony and hapiness!
Vandals damage monument to first cosmonaut in Zagreb 4
04.01.2017 Chances are that the monument was brutally vandalized on the first days of 2017
Vandals damage monument to first cosmonaut in Zagreb
One can read Tsvetaeva’s motto in downtown Paris park5
03.01.2017 New metal chairs have appeared in the inner park Palais-Royal located opposite the northern wing of the Louvre
One can read Tsvetaeva’s motto in downtown Paris park
Last Friday, University of Helsinki honoured a famous academician, Russianist, retiring professor Arto Mustajoki, who headed the Department of Russian Language and Literature at the University of Helsinki. Mustajoki is also the President of International Association of Teachers of Russian Language and the Dean at Faculty of Arts of the University of Helsinki.
International Regional Conference “Russian Language in South-Eastern Countries” was held in Hanoi. Over 200 participants from Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Russia and Thailand took part in it. The participants discussed the current situation of the Russian language functioning in the region and shared opinions of how to strengthen its position.
Our compatriot Elena Duffort has been living in France for many years. She graduated from Cinematology Department of the Russian State University of Cinematography and is now engaged in organizing Russian Film Festival in Honfleur. She told the “Russkiy Mir” about why French people continue watching Russian movies with pleasure.
There is no other movement in Russian painting, which would be so demanded for and so highly valued, as the Russian avant-garde. No doubt, top three painters are Kandinsky, Malevich and Chagall. Up to mid-twentieth century, Kandinsky – one of the founders of abstract art - was considered the leading Russian avant-gardist.
What is the Russian World? What are its values? How do Russian people react and assert themselves in the modern world? Aleksey Gromyko, Director of the Institute of Europe of the Russian Academy of Science, Head of European programmes of the Russkiy Mir Foundation, attempted to answer these and other questions during the "Russian World and Russian Truth. Understanding Russia" round-table discussion.
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