From September 21 to November 30, 2017, the Presidential Library will conduct the first round of “Russia in the Electronic World” Annual Interactive School Olympiad in History, Social Studies and the Russian Language Arts. Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia provides the traditional support for the project.
“An admirer of the decent muse: on the 200th anniversary of the birth of A. K. Tolstoy” public video lecturing from the “Knowledge of Russia” cycle, dedicated to the bicentennial of the famous Russian poet and writer will take place in the Presidential Library on September 19, 2017. The event will begin at 11 am and will be aired live on the Presidential Library website.
On September 8, 2017, at 12 pm, the Presidential Library basing on the results of the III Eastern Economic Forum and within the framework of the 50th anniversary of Vladivostok State University of Economics and Service will conduct a presentation of the electronic collection of sources related to the “Point of Attraction — the Russian Far East” (built to assist forum), as well as the regional network, educational and cultural projects of the Presidential Library.
Public video lecturing of “Knowledge about Russia” series focused on “Forest and a history of forest industry in Russia” will be held in the Presidential Library on September 6, 2017, within the framework of the traditional annual Knowledge Forum. The event, organized jointly with the Northern (Arctic) Federal University, will begin at 10 am MSK and will be aired on the Presidential Library website.
The next in turn meeting of the Presidential Library Cinema Club, dedicated to the Year of Ecology in Russia, is scheduled in at 3 pm on September 5, 2017. Future filmmakers from the “M-Art” children's multimedia studio, who have already proved themselves with joint with the Presidential Library projects, this time will lead a presentation of the multimedia “Red Book.” Six new issues have already been created for the Year of Ecology, the last of which was carried out with the support of the Presidential Library.
Creative meeting with Peter Hoeg / Høeg, the author of such best-selling books as “Smilla’s Sense of Snow,” “Silence,” and others, will take place on September 5, 2017, at 10:30 pm in the Presidential Library. The writer, who is called the most eccentric figure in modern Danish literature, is known for his extreme dislike for publicity, but has responded to an invitation to come to Russia to see and to talk with his readers.