Pavel Lion performed in Collis 107 Common Ground on Nov. 1, 2023. His concert featuring original & translated songs by Psoy Korolenko & other authors, as well as the artist's renderings of traditional songs in Hebrew, Yiddish, Ukrainian, Russian, English, French & Portuguese.
Ainsley Morse's book Word Play: Experimental Poetry and Soviet Children's Literature (Northwestern UP, 2021) traces the history of the relationship between experimental aesthetics and Soviet children's books, a relationship that persisted over the seventy years of the Soviet Union's existence. Please listen to the podcast from New Books Network
Karina Sheifer, Department of Linguistics, Dartmouth College gave a lecture on September 28, 2023. The talk examines the interdependence of political upheaval, social adversity, and the preservation of endangered languages in today's Russia.