Saint Sofronii Bishop of Vratsa

Zlatomir Zlatanov

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"Pythagoras" Award for Assoc. Prof. PHD Dorothey Getov

On June 18, 2015 the Minister of Education and Science Prof. Todor Tanev awardеd the "Pythagoras" prizes for an essential contribution to the development of science to Bulgarian scientists and research teams. The award for senior researchers in social sciences and humanities was awarded to Assoc. Prof. PHD Dorothey Naydenov Getov from the Institute for Literature at BAS. Assoc. Prof. Dorothey Getov is a prominent Bulgarian specialist in Greek palaeography and codicology and history of Byzantine literature. He has specialized in the “Dumbarton Oaks" Research Center for Medieval Studies (USA), the "Max Planck” Institute, Lincoln College (Oxford) and the universities in Thessaloniki and Vienna. Assoc. Prof. D. Getov explores Byzantine manuscripts related to the history of European law, examines the Greek manuscripts in Bulgaria as texts of the Byzantine literature. Author of seven books and more than 20 papers in Bulgarian, Modern Greek, English and German. In a recently issued volume in Belgium Assoc. Prof. Getov included 102 manuscripts and fragments from the library of Bachkovo Monastery, nearly 1,000 years old, and he managed to identify three original manuscript of one of the founders of the Monastery - Gregory Pakurian. D. Getov discovered hundreds of unknown works of Byzantine literature, including 253 manuscripts of anthems, found in Bulgaria, 670 - in Sinai manuscripts and more. With his whole research work Assoc. Prof. Dorothey Getov enriches the scientific resource of contemporary humanities.

International Conference "The Thing. Conceptual and Cultural Aspects"

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International Conference "The Thing. Conceptual and Cultural Aspects"

The International Conference "The Thing. Conceptual and Cultural Aspects" took place on 24-25 September 2015 at the Institute for Literature, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, in Sofia. The conference included researchers from the Polish Academy of Sciences, the Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Art, the New Bulgarian University, the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences.

Международна конференция The Thing. Conceptual and Cultural Aspects

Polish-Bulgarian cooperation in the Institute for Literature: intercultural dialogue and scientific traditions in the field of literature, presented by Associate Prof. PHD Elka Traykova, Director of the Institute for Literature

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Polish-Bulgarian cooperation in the Institute for Literature: intercultural dialogue and scientific traditions in the field of literature, presented by Associate Prof. PHD Elka Traykova, Director of the Institute for Literature

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Polish-Bulgarian cooperation in the Institute for Literature: intercultural dialogue and scientific traditions in the field of literature, presented by Associate Prof. PHD Elka Traykova, Director of the Institute for Literature

On 9 th of June, within the Day of Poland in Bulgarian Academy of Sciences celebration, during the conference "The Role and Place of Science in the Countries of Transition" the Polish-Bulgarian cooperation in the Institute for Literature was presented by Associate Prof. PHD Elka Traykova, Director of the Institute for Literature in her report "Polish-Bulgarian cooperation in the Institute for Literature: intercultural dialogue and scientific traditions in the field of literature ".

National Scientific Conference “Vestnik na jenata (Newspaper of the Woman) 1921-1944. Aspects of the Feminine”

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National Scientific Conference “Vestnik na jenata (Newspaper of the Woman) 1921-1944. Aspects of the Feminine”

On 27th of November, at the National Library "St. St. Cyril and Methodius" was held the national conference “Vestnik na jenata (Newspaper of the Woman) 1921-1944. Aspects of the Feminine”. It was organized by "Modern and Contemporary Bulgarian Literature" Department at the Institute for Literature and included the participation of scientists from nine research institutions, such as the Institute for Literature - BAS, Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski”, Southwestern University “Neofit Rilski”, Plovdiv University “Paisii Hilendarski”, New Bulgarian University, National Museum of Literature, National Library "St.St. Cyril and Methodius ". Members of Christo and Penka Cholchevi’s family, curators and editors of the newspaper, were also present at the conference.

“Pavel Vejinov in Bulgarian Literature" National Conference

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“Pavel Vejinov in Bulgarian Literature" National Conference

On 14th of November, in the "St. St. Cyril and Methodius” National Library Conference Hall was held „Pavel Vejinov in Bulgarian Literature” National Conference, dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the writer’s birth. The conference was organized by the Institute for Literature and was part of the "Days of Pavel Vejinov" program. The initiative is under the patronage of Mrs. Yordanka Fandakova, Mayor of Sofia, with an Organizing Committee, composed of the Sofia City Library, the Institute for Literature, the "St. St. Cyril and Methodius” National Library, "Ciela” Publishing House, "Enthusiast” Publishing House, Bulgarian National Film Archive and the National Museum of Literature.

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