19th Annual Aleksanteri Conference “Technology, Culture, and Society in the Eurasian Space”

Dates and venue: 23–25 October 2019, University of Helsinki, Finland Organizers: Aleksanteri Institute, University of Helsinki in collaboration with the Digital Russia Studies network and Helsinki Center for Digital Humanities. The 19th annual Aleksanteri conference explores …

Maslenitsa – Russian Mardi Gras

Eat lots of buttery blini (Russian pancakes), burn a scarecrow to symbolize the end of winter, practice or learn some Russian along the way.