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October 29, 2013

CFP: Tolstoy Conference, August 2014

Deadline: February 1, 2014

On August 11-15, 2014, the State Museum-Estate of Leo Tolstoy at Yasnaya Polyana will host the IX International Academic Conference Tolstoy and World Literature. We invite applications for papers on Tolstoy’s work and art in the context of Russian and world literature, history, philosophy, and religion. Traditionally the Conference is organized with reference to Tolstoy’s personal library with books and periodicals in 39 foreign languages. The proceedings of the Conference will be published.
Accommodation, meals, cultural program and transportation from Moscow to Yasnaya Polyana and back are covered by the organizers.

The deadline for applications is June 1st, 2014. The application includes the information about the participant and the abstract of the paper to be presented. THOSE WHO NEED AN INVITATION FOR A VISA MUST SEND THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION BY FEBRUARY 1, 2014: a copy of the front passport page, home institution, address, telephone, and the place where the visa will be issued.

Please forward your application to Galina Alekseeva: gala@tgk.tolstoy.ru or galalexeeva@tula.net

Telephones: (48751)76-1-41, (4872)38-67-10

Those with questions can contact Donna Orwin at donna.orwin@utoronto.ca or Galina Alekseeva.

Posted by jmkirsch at October 29, 2013 02:57 PM