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100th Anniversary of V.K. Bondarchik, Famous Belarusian Ethnographer

1 Aug 2020

Vasily Bondarchik (1920–2009), Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor, Corresponding Member of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, made a significant contribution to the development of Belarusian ethnographic science. He studied the issues of the origin and ethnic history of the Belarusian people, the historiography of traditional material, social and spiritual culture.

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July 15 Marks 610 Years Since the Battle of Grunwald (1410)

15 Jul 2020

The famous battle between the combined army of the Polish Kingdom and the Grand Duchy of Lithuania (led by the King of Poland Jagiello and the Grand Duke of Lithuania Vytautas) and the army of the Teutonic Order under the command of Grand Master Ulrich von Jungingen took place during the Great War (1409-1411) near the villages of Grunwald, Tanenberg and Ludwigsdorf (Ludwigova) on the territory of East Prussia (modern Poland).

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May 22 – the 120th Birth Anniversary of the Famous Belarusian Scientist Nikolai Kasperovich

22 May 2020

Famous Belarusian scientist N. Kasperovich (1900-1937) left a significant mark in the history of the Belarusian culture. He was interested in literature and language, architecture and painting, history and ethnography, but he became most famous as an outstanding local history expert and organizer of the Belarusian local history movement in the first third of the twentieth century.

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Events

Lots and Lots to Do

4 Aug 2020

An exhibition "Lots and Lots to Do" dedicated to the 70th anniversary of Anatoly Vorobei, Belarusian critic and literary critic, candidate of philological sciences, teacher, editor, member of the Writers' Union of Belarus, prizewinner of the V. Kolesnik Literary Prize, is taking place in the Belarusian Literature Reading Room (room 205) from August 4 to October 1.

The British Constitution as a Legal Phenomenon

3 Aug 2020

A thematic exhibition The British Constitution as a Legal Phenomenon dedicated to the 805th anniversary of the signing of the Magna Carta opens in the Legal Information Reading Room (207b) from August 3 to October 11.

Ahead of Time

24 Jul 2020

The exhibition "Ahead of Time", displayed in the circular corridor of the Library's 3rd floor, is dedicated to the 100th anniversary of science fiction writers Isaac Asimov and Ray Bradbury.

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