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.

Institute for Literature Day

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Institute for Literature Day

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.

National Conference "Our Modernism (Bulgarian Literary Modernism: Authors, Issues, Concepts)"

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National Conference "Our Modernism (Bulgarian Literary Modernism: Authors, Issues, Concepts)"

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.

National Celebration of the 135th Anniversary of Acad. Mihail Arnaudov’s Birth

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National Celebration of the 135th Anniversary of Acad. Mihail Arnaudov’s Birth

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.

National Celebration of the 200th Anniversary of Holy Sofronii Bishop of Vratsa Assumption. Under the Patronage of Mrs. Margarita Popova, Vice President of the Republic of Bulgaria

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National Celebration of the 200th Anniversary of Holy Sofronii Bishop of Vratsa Assumption. Under the Patronage of Mrs. Margarita Popova, Vice President of the Republic of Bulgaria

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. "

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Presentation of Assos. Prof. Dr. Alexander Yordanov’s Book - "Lonely and Decent. Prof. Konstantin Gulubov - Life, Work and Ideas. "

On 1st of October in the Big Hall of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences was held the presentation of the new book by Assos. Prof. Dr. Alexander Yordanov, dedicated to Prof. Konstantin Gulubov - "Lonely and Decent. Prof. Konstantin Gulubov - Life, Work and Ideas.” Prof. Stefan Vodenitcharov, Chairman of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Prof. Ivan Ilchev, Rector of the "St. Kliment Ohridski" Sofia University, Academician Blagovest Sendov - Chairman of the 37th National Assembly, Prof. Milena Caneva, writers, scientist and journalists attended the event.

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