Moffat Russian Conference 2016 – ‘Poets and Power’

The Moffat Russian Conference is being held at Moffat, Scotland, 21–3 October 2016.

Since 2012, the Moffat Russian Conference has been held annually, with the aim of encouraging cultural dialogue between Russia and Britain in a ‘in a non-academic, non-political and informal atmosphere, and an attractive rural setting.’

This year’s theme is Poets i vlast’,  ‘Poets and Power’, with a focus on Akhmatova, Gumilev, Mandelstam, Pasternak, and Tsvetaeva.

For further information, see their website, and a draft program for the weekend.