Symposium: From Russia with Love: Literature, Music, Art, Film
Date: Thursday, April 18th Time: 8:30 am- 8:30 pm Location: Campus Center Reading Room & Bamboo Room (2nd floor), SAU 1829 (1st floor)
Sponsored by: College of Liberal Arts, College of Liberal Arts Honors Program, M&T Bank, and Department of English.
Organized by Dr. Elena Sommers (Dept. of English), From Russia with Love is a multifaceted Symposium that aims to support RIT Strategic Plan which underscores the importance of creating "enhanced opportunities for cross-cultural understanding and global awareness." The Symposium hopes to facilitate new discussions on Russian politics, philosophy, and art and build lasting cross-disciplinary and cross-cultural connections.
From Russia with Love will include an array of events such as: academic papers, musical performances, a film screening, a stage production of Dostoevsky’s The Grand Inquisitor, and book & poetry readings. Conference proceedings will be published by the RIT Scholarly Publishing Studio.