A review by Tatyana Venediktova of the journal Literature of the Americas was published in the journal New Literary Observer, №146 (4/2017).
Conference to be held at the Institute for Black Atlantic Research (IBAR), University of Central Lancashire, Preston, Great Britain, 13-15 October, 2017 to mark the centenary of the Russian Revolution.
On June 21-23 the V International Conference in Memoriam Professor Leonid Andreev “Facets of the ХXth Сentury: Literature and Revolution-2017” took place at the Philological Faculty of Lomonosov Moscow State University. At the conference sessions, presentations on American studies and Soviet-American contacts were broadly represented.
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Olga Panova giving a talk on Erskine Caldwell and Margaret Burke-White in Moscow in June-September 1941. Americans "shooting the Russian war", broadcasting for CBS radio, writing for Life and the newspaper PM, going to the Smolensk front...
On April 6, 2017 3 new scholarly journals—Literature of the Americas, Literaturny Fact, Studia Litterarum -- were presented at A.M. Gorky Institute of the World Literature of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
Kimberly Scrivner, Assistant Cultural Affairs Officer of the American Embassy, took floor to welcome the new academic journal of American literary history.
V Zverev International Biennial Conference on American Studies will take place in RSUH (Russian State University for Humanities) on May 11-12, 2017.