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Slavonic Specialist at Cambridge University Library

COSEELIS 2019 captured on Twitter

Last week, the 2019 COSEELIS conference took place at St Anne’s College, Oxford.  It was a very enjoyable and international affair, and heartfelt thanks were expressed by all delegates to our local host, Nick Hearn (Taylorian, Oxford), and to the … Continue reading

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Deadline for applications for Cambridge Slavonic librarian job approaching!

Monday 8 July is the deadline for applications for a full-time Slavonic and linguistics position split between Cambridge’s Modern and Medieval Languages Faculty Library (30 hrs/week) and the main University Library (6.5 hrs/week). The post-holder will be involved in the … Continue reading

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Inscriptions by Bunin, Teffi, and Tolstoi on display in Cambridge University Library

Visitors to Cambridge University Library can enjoy a display of Russian literary publications featuring handwritten dedications for one more week.  Out of the shadows : post-1917 Russian emigration rediscovered was curated by Vera Tsareva-Brauner of the Cambridge’s Slavonic Studies Section.  Vera found … Continue reading

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Cambridge – conferences and collections

Tomorrow and Friday, Cambridge will be the venue of the 2018 COSEELIS conference.  The COSEELIS conference always ends with a tour of a local collection, and this year our delegates will visit the University Library (UL) to see some of the pieces … Continue reading

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COSEELIS 2018 update: draft programme and registration extension

The conference organising committee is delighted to present the draft programme for the 2018 COSEELIS conference (5-6 July, Cambridge), below. coseelis-conference-programme-draft The organisers are also very happy to announce that we are now able to extend the deadlines for registration … Continue reading

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