On 22 November, a National Scientific forum on the occasion of 90th anniversary of Ivaylo Petrov’s Birth was held. The forum was organized by Modern and Contemporary Bulgarian Literature Department at the Institute for Literature – BAS and New Bulgarian Studies Department at the New Bulgarian University. Greetings were delivered by Dr. Tosho Donchev, director of the Hungarian Cultural Institute, who pointed some Hungarian translations of the most important works of Ivaylo Petrov, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Bissera Dakova and Assos. Prof. Dr. Plamen Doynov who told about the fateful match in the two institutions’ intentions on firstly independent but subsequently combined into one forum initiatives about Ivaylo Petrov.
On November 21st, in the Great Hall of the Institute for Literature the Institute for Literature Day was held. Official guests were Mrs. Margarita Popova, Vice President of the Republic of Bulgaria, His Excellency, Mr. Leszek Hensel, Ambassador of Poland in Bulgaria, Corr.member Nikolai Miloshev, Vice-President of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Corr.member Svetlana Kuyumdzhieva, Advisor to the Chairman of Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Corr.member Dimitar Dimitrov, Adviser to the Chairman of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, directors of humanitarian institutes, heads and representatives of various humanitarian and cultural institutions, as well as representatives of many universities in Bulgaria.
On 14th, 15th and 16th November 2013 at "St. St. Cyril and Methodius" National Library and at 74th and 15th halls of the Faculty for Journalism and Mass Communication at “St. Kliment Ohridski" Sofia University the National Conference "Our Modernism (Bulgarian literary modernism: authors, issues, concepts) was held. The conference is part of the "Digitalization and Conceptualization of the Literary Heritage of Bulgarian Modernism" project (http://bgmodernism.com/) developed by the "New and Modern Bulgarian Literature" Department at the Institute for Literature - Bulgarian Academy of Sciences and included a remarkable number of reports with interpretations of Bulgarian literary modernism in its various stages and manifestations, as also a and jubilee block "130th Anniversary of Sirak Skitnik".
On November 4th, in the Great Hall of the National Academy of Sciences the National celebration of the 135th anniversary of Acad. Mihail Arnaudov’s birth was held. The event was opened by Prof. R. Damyanova: “To highlight the importance of Acad. Mihail Arnaudov for the development of modern Bulgarian humanitarian studies means to consider the century-old development of the humanitarian thought in Bulgaria. You could say: Acad. Mihail Arnaudov is one of Bulgarian philological knowledge builders. His scientific work covers all branches of philological pursuits.
On October 10th, in the Big Hall of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences National celebration of the 200th anniversary of St. Sophronii Bishop of Vratsa was opened. It was preceded by a solemn service of the Tiveriopolski Bishop Tikhon at “St. Alexander Nevsky" Cathedral, served with His Holiness Patriarch Neophyte blessing and St. Sofronii icon procession.
- Presentation of Assos. Prof. Dr. Alexander Yordanov’s Book - "Lonely and Decent. Prof. Konstantin Gulubov - Life, Work and Ideas. "
- Bulgaria: Treasure of Words Exhibition in Varna
- Xth century Old Bulgarian Codex Suprasliensis in the Byzantine-Slavic relations context Exhibition
- Literary Evening, dedicated to the 120 - th anniversary of Elisaveta Bagryana’s Birth. Presentation of the Book "Elisaveta Bagryana. Letters. "
- National Conference on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the birth of Assen Bosev
- Spirit of Letters and Signs Exhibition
- The "Treasure of Words" Exhibition at Kiev National University "Taras Shevchenko"