“Paper”: at least 35 teachers left former Smolny college since the start of the war.
Smolny graduate Sasha Skochilenko sentenced to 8 years in prison for an anti-war artistic campaign.
An article by Danila Raskov and Denis Skopin about the fate of Smolny.
A new mini-course by the famous poet Galina Rymbu. Apply until November 14.
October, 25, 16.00 – 17.00 CEST
A Public Talk by Ilya Kalinin at Stockholm University.
Friday, October 27, 2023
Bard College Berlin K24 SR11 or Zoom (hybrid)
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm CEST/GMT+2
Andrei Rodin’s talk at BCB
Stories of professors dismissed from universities in St. Petersburg for political reasons.
On October 5th, join us for an engaging round table discussion featuring a panel of esteemed experts, including the Gagarin fellow, Ilya Kalinin.
Denis Skopin – about changes in Russian universities and hope for alternative online projects
Pola Lem, writing for Times Higher Education, examines the challenges faced by the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences and sheds light on the “Smolny Beyond Borders” initiative.