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 fall 2015 semester dates and topics include:

  • September 8: Let’s Get to Know Each Other
  • September 22: Let's Travel Around the World
  • October 13: Осень...
  • October 27: Horror, Russian-Style
  • November 10: Drama Session
  • December 1: New Year's Surprise

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

GRALL Events

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Russian Club on Facebook

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Upcoming Events

Russian Contemporary Film Festival (Exclusively at Brandeis!)

Join us for five acclaimed Russian contemporary films! Films are in Russian with English subtitles. Presented by the Brandeis Russian Studies Program and Eurochannel.

All screenings begin at 7:00 p.m. in the Mandel Center for the Humanities, Room G12.   

September 24: My Dad is Baryshnikov
October 1: Another Year
October 8: The Admirer
October 15: Thirst
October 22: Jolly Fellows

For details about each film, please visit our Film Festival page.

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"The Limits of the Allowable: How to Feel the Borders of Freedom Under Totalitarianism"

Featuring Dmitry Bykov

Tuesday, October 6, 2015, 5:30 p.m.
Rapaporte Treasure Hall
Goldfarb Library

Dmitry BykovDmitry Bykov is one of Russia’s most colorful, versatile, and recognizable public intellectuals. He writes poetry (and is famous for the sharp political satire in his Citizen Poet project), fiction, biographies, journalistic essays, and criticism. Bykov also teaches literature in two Moscow schools and is a regular commentator and guest on television and the liberal radio station Echo of Moscow.

Brandeis University Mega Language Lunch

Tuesday, November 17, 2015, 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.
Location TBD

Celebrate the linguistic diversity of Brandeis! Individual tables will host speakers of various languages offered and spoken at Brandeis. All levels are welcome! Stay for the entire time or just a few minutes—the only rule is that you must use the language of the table you’re visiting (no English allowed!)