International Congress on Historiography and Source Studies of Asia and Africa
Ex Oriente Lux
Issues if Far Eastern Literatures
LESEWA: International Conference on Languages of Far East, Southeast Asia and West Africa
St Petersburg International Conference of Afghan Studies
Kononov Readings

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  • The XXX International Congress on Historiography and Source Studies of Asia and Africa

    The XXX International Congress on Historiography and Source Studies of Asia and Africa: On the Occasion of the 150th Anniversary of Academician Vasily V. Barthold (1869-1930). Faculty of Asian and African Studies, St. Petersburg State University, 19-21 June, 2019 Conference panels: “The Book in Oriental History and Culture”: On the Occasion of the 200th Anniversary of the Oriental Collection at the University of St Petersburg. Historiography and Source Studies of the Arab Countries. Historiography and Source Studies of Turkey. Iranian Studies: “In memoriam of Ivan M. Steblin-Kamensky (1945-2018)”. Historiography and Source Studies of the Caucasus. Historiography and Source Studies of…

  • International Conference on Languages of Far East, Southeast Asia and West Africa LESEWA

    In keeping with the tradition of the biennials convened since 1990 in Moscow and St. Petersburg, the Conference focuses on the remarkable far-reaching parallelism in syntactic and semantic structures of the languages of the Far East, Southeast Asia and West Africa, which can be explained neither by genealogical affinity, nor by areal factors. Linguistic Fields: Typology, General Linguistics, Universal Grammar, Languages of Far East, Southeast Asia and West Africa Working languages – Russian and English. E-mail:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • The International Conference "Christianity and Christians in the East"

     The International Conference "Christianity and Christians in the East" Dedicated to the 100 Anniversary of the Member of the Russian Academy Professor Mikhail N. Bogolyubov (1918-2010) to be held at the Faculty of Asian and African Studies St Petersburg State University November 2-3, 2018   Main objectives of the conference: Organization of an interdisciplinary international forum on History, Current Situation and Prospects of Christianity and Christian communities in Asia and Africa.   Conference panels: Christianity in the Middle East and North Africa. Christianity in East, Southeast and South Asia. Christianity in Africa. Round table discussion: “History, Current Situation and Future…

  • XXXIII Kononov Readings

    Information Letter Dear colleagues! The Department of Turkic Philology, Faculty of Asian and African Studies, St. Petersburg State University is inviting you to participate in the International scientific conference «XXXIII Kononov Readings» which will take place on the 26-27th of October 2018. The annual conference «Kononov Readings» have been held at the Department of Turkic Philology since 1986 and are dedicated to the outstanding Russian turkologist, Academician Andrei Nikolayevich Kononov (1906-1986). Reports cover different issues of formation and development of languages, linguistic structure, history, culture, ethnography and literature of Turkic peoples in the past and at present. Working languages: Russian,…

  • Kononov Memorial Lectures

    The Department of Turkic Philology, Faculty of Asian and African Studies, St. Petersburg State University is inviting you to participate in the International scientific conference «Kononov Memorial Lectures» on the 27th of October 2017. The annual "Kononov Memorial Lectures" are held at the Department of Turkic Philology since 1986 and are dedicated to the outstanding Russian turkologist, Academician Andrei Nikolayevich Kononov (1906-1986). Reports cover different issues of formation and development of languages, linguistic structure, history, culture, ethnography and literature of Turkic peoples in the past and at present. Conference languages: Russian, English, Turkish. Please send applications for participation in the…