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Join us for a lecture from Marina Frolova-Walker, Professor of Music History at Cambridge University and celebrated author, talking about her latest book - Stalin's Music Prize: Soviet Culture and Politics.
This is a Pushkin Club event. In English.
Olga Hadjieva and Zoya Fedorova, the brilliant early-years specialists from Мама и Малыш, bring us the first in a new Sunday programme of hour-long craft sessions and screenings of classic Russian cartoons. For children aged 4-8. In Russian.
After the huge success of the "Sleeping Beauty" performances, Gamma Majoris is delighted to be back with a new production of a musical fairy-tale for children "The Grasshopper and his Friends". In English. For children 3-8 years old.
Robert Chandler, Rose France, Anne Marie Jackson and Irina Steinberg discuss Nadezhda Teffi's beautiful personal account of her journey south through Russia and Ukraine to Istanbul. Her writing was loved by Lenin, Nicholas II, Bunin, Bulgakov and Zoshchenko, and her acute awareness of the political currents swirling around her in 1918-19 shed light on our understanding of Russia today. In English.
Pushkin House's monthly workshop, led by top translator Robert Chandler. All translators, at any stage of their careers, are welcome to attend this Russian-to-English translation workshop; the only requirement is fluent English and a good reading knowledge of Russian. In English with some Russian.
Join us for a stimulating talk from luminous author Charlotte Hobsontalking about the revolutionary themes in her debut historical novel 'The Vanishing Futurist'. In English.
This year Fuel celebrates 10 years as an independent UK publishing company, producing some of the most original books about Russia. In a celebratory evening the publishers, in a Q&A with Pushkin House Director Clem Cecil, will discuss their books from Russian Criminal Tattoos to Soviet Space Dogs. In English.
Can you tell your favourite Sauvignon Blanc from your favourite Chardonnay? Or French wine from Australian? And can you really tell that one wine is more expensive than another? Let’s test our knowledge and appreciation! Let’s do a wine challenge! In English and Russian.
Learn Russian at Pushkin House with the russian language centre