Russian Tea (Русский чай)

Select Tuesday evenings
6:30 - 8 p.m.
Shiffman 124

Stop by for tea and conversation! Hosted by Rossina Soyan, teaching assistant for the Russian Language Program.

The spring 2016 semester dates and topics include:

  • January 19: Старый Новый год (Yes, Russians also celebrate Old New Year!)
  • February 2: День студента (Popular Russian games: Шляпа, Крокодил, Квартет)
  • February 23: 23 февраля и 8 марта (Find out why these dates are important and play Russian Jeopardy. You can win a prize!)
  • March 22: Масленица (How do Russians say good-bye to winter?)
  • April 5: Current world events (Teleconference with Russian students)
  • April 19: Пасха (Easter and the last Russian Tea this semester)

For details, contact Rossina Soyan. Also, join the Russian Tea Facebook group for updates and information about related events and activities!

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Upcoming Events

Author Event: Ludmila Ulitskaya

Ludmila UlitskayaThursday, January 21, 2016
6:30 p.m.
Rapaporte Treasure Hall
Goldfarb Library

Ludmila Ulitskaya is considered to be one of the most notable writers in contemporary Russia. Her works often explore themes of Russian Jewish identity, the Soviet dissident movement, and women's issues.

Please note that this event will be conducted entirely in Russian (no English translation will be provided).

Please click the poster to the right to view additional details.

This event is presented by the Brandeis-Genesis Institute for Russian Jewry, the Russian Studies Program, and the Brandeis Russian Club. It has been been possible with the generous support of Genesis Philanthropy Group.

Russian Culture Week 2016: March 7-13

Save the dates! Additional details to follow.