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H-EarlySlavic is a forum for the discussion of Slavic history, literature, and culture before 1725. It is focused primarily on East Slavic (Russian, Ukrainian, Belorussian) regions, though West and South Slavic areas will also be considered.

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New book: B. N. Floria on foreign policy of Ordin-Nashchokin

Posted by Daniel C. Waugh <dwaugh@u.washington.edu>.

New book: B. N. Floria on foreign policy of Ordin-Nashchokin.

B[oris] N[ikolaevich] Floria. Vneshnepoliticheskaia programma A. L. Ordina-Nashchokina i popytki ee osushchestvleniia. Moskva: “Indrik”, 2013. 448 pp. ISBN 978-5-91674-267-1.

I open eagerly every new publication by the prolific Boris Nikolaevich Floria. His new book does not disappoint. 

H-Net Job Guide

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from  7 April
2014 to 14 April 2014. These job postings are included here based on
the categories selected by the list editors for H-EarlySlavic. See
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Arkansas State University - Tenure track Assistant Professor, History

Bogazici University - Assistant/Associate Profesor, Early Modern
European History

Early Slavists Seminar series at Harvard University

Dear Colleagues,

The next meeting of the Early Slavists Seminar series at Harvard
University will be on Friday, April 18, 2014. Olga Strakhov (Harvard
University) will present a talk titled:

“Luke 24:43 in Byzantine, Latin and Cyrillo-Methodian Traditions”

The talk will be held from 12:15 to 2:00 p.m. in Room S354 of the
Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, 1730 Cambridge Street.
Cambridge, Massachusetts.

All the best,
Don Ostrowski

"Slověne = Словѣне", new issue

Dear colleagues and friends,
I am pleased to announce that the next issue of the international journal of Slavic studies Slověne (Vol. II. № 2, 2013) is available on-line. See: http://slovene.ru/issue2-2.html

Kind regards,

Fjodor Uspenskij

Call for Papers: Byzantine heritage of Rus’-Ukraine (10th– 17th centuries)

Dear colleagues,

The Institute of History of Ukraine of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, the Center for studies in Byzantine history and civilization (Centre d’histoire et civilisation de Byzance, UMR 8167 Orient et Méditerranée / Monde byzantin – Paris) and the periodical Scrinium. Revue de patrologie, d'hagiographie critique et d'histoire ecclésiastique (Saint Petersburg) are pleased to invite you to attend an international conference which will take place on June 19–20, 2014, in Kyiv, in the Institute of History of Ukraine.

The conference theme is:

Byzantine heritage of Rus’-Ukraine (10th– 17th centuries)