Natalia Samutina participated in the International Conference EXPANDING UNIVERSES. EXPLORING TRANSMEDIAL & TRANSFICTIONAL WAYS OF WORLD-BUILDING
Natalia Samutina participated in the International Conference EXPANDING UNIVERSES. EXPLORING TRANSMEDIAL & TRANSFICTIONAL WAYS OF WORLD-BUILDING, which took place in Kraków (Poland), 23–25 September 2016. See the conference programm.
On September 9, 2016, VI Poletayev Memorial Readings entitled "Natual Sciences and Humanities: New Interaction (Dis)Order" were held at the Higher School of Economics. Among the participants were two guest speakers: Karl Hall from Central European University (Budapest) and Kornelius Borck from Lübeck University (Lübeck).
The paper by Julia Ivanova, leading research fellow of IGITI, and Pavel Sokolov, senior research fellow of IGITI, "Giambattista Vico's Biblical Scholarship Giants as 'Translators' of the Gentile Sociability" was published in Synthesis Philosophica. The full text is available on the journal's website.
On September 6, 2016, Galin Tikhanov, professor at Queen Mary University, delivered his lecture on "What does Comparative Literature Compare?" for M.A. students of the School of History.
On July 8, 2016, Irina Savelieva, director of IGITI, presented her paper "Still Alive? Sociological Classics in Contemporary Historical Research" at the conference "Monuments, Relics, and Revivals" at Warsaw University. The paper focuses on sociological classics in historical research of the last 50 years.