On September 26 and 27, the HSE School of Philology hosted Professor Brian Baer of Kent University (Ohio, USA) for a lecture entitled ‘The Translator’s Biography in Soviet and Post-Soviet Russia: Art, Politics, Identity’, followed by a workshop on ‘Teaching Translation Studies’. Following his lecture and workshop, Professor Baer spoke with the HSE News Service about his career as a translator, the role of the translator in society and his recommendations for international readers looking for exposure to Russian literature.
Tuesday, September 24
Seminar 'All Along the Watchtower: Defense Lines and the Origins of Russian Serfdom' by Timur Natkhov
Wednesday, September 25
Panel Discussion ‘Law, Data and the City’