Dashkova Centre

International workshop: Poetic strategies in the time of political repression

This workshop is held in association with the University’s Department of European Languages and Literatures ‘Language and Violence’ Research Strand and in partnership with the Russian Rudomino State Library of Foreign Literature and The Institute of Translation. The Dashkova Centre will host an international workshop to mark the 125th anniversary since Osip Mandestam’s birth. The speakers include Professor Oleg Lekmanov (National Research University, Moscow), Professor Peter France (the University of Edinburgh), Dr Andrew Reynolds (University of Wisconsin-Madison) and poet, writer and translator Maxim Amelin.

The event is popular and places will be limited. Early registration is essential and can be done at:

Osip Mandestam

International workshop: Poetic strategies in the time of political repression

The Dashkova Centre will host an international workshop to mark the 125th anniversary since Osip Mandestam’s birth.

The Princess Dashkova Russian Centre
14 Buccleuch Place
Edinburgh
EH8 9LN