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Dante's Immortal Poem

24 Nov 2021

"La commedia" (1307–1321), now known as The Divine Comedy, is a monumental epic work, a poetic encyclopaedia of the Early Renaissance. This is one of the most interesting pieces by the Italian poet Dante Alighieri and is featured in the exhibition “Dante's Divine Comedy.”

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The Word is Wealth

24 Nov 2021

On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the birth of Sciapan Alieksandrovich, an exhibition “The Word is Wealth” is on show held in the Belarusian Literature Reading Room (room 205) from November 24 to January 2.

Book exhibitions

Birds, Jealousy, Rear Window: 7 Books that Inspired Alfred Hitchcock

23 Nov 2021

Even if you've spent the last 100 years in a coma and haven't seen any of Alfred Hitchcock's movies, you've probably at least heard of his iconic ones. A master of the psychological thriller, superb at building suspense in every frame and at the same time working beautifully with comedy. Every movie is a timeless classic! However, many of his films are based on equally excellent books, which are certainly worthy of your attention. Now, Alfred Hitchcock presents.

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RINTI-2021

22 Nov 2021

The 20th annual International Scientific and Technical Conference "Development of Informatization and the State System of Scientific and Technical Information" was held on November 18.

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A Literary History of Witches: From the Greeks to Harry Potter

18 Nov 2021

People have always been attracted to the forbidden, the mysterious, the incomprehensible – in a word, magic and fairy tales of all kinds. What is an integral part of them? Witches. Surely, you've heard at least once from your family about the evil-looking old lady in the neighbourhood; or perhaps you suspect your elderly neighbour of having an otherworldly connection yourself? Anyway, the image of the witch has long ceased to be just a purely vernacular scare story..., turning into a written one. How did the history of literary witches begin and how did it end? Get out the cauldrons and cat familiars: it's time to understand the history of book witchcraft.

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He Came to Us From Childhood

18 Nov 2021

An exhibition "He Came to Us from Childhood" dedicated to the 80th anniversary of the composer Sergey Banevich is on show in the Music and Audiovisual Documents Reading Room (room 305) from November 18 to December 31.

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The Word is Wealth

24 Nov 2021

On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the birth of Sciapan Alieksandrovich, an exhibition “The Word is Wealth” is on show held in the Belarusian Literature Reading Room (room 205) from November 24 to January 2.