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2020 Annual Conference Belarusian Studies in the 21st Century

UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies, the Ostrogorski Centre and the  Francis Skaryna Belarusian Library and Museum invites to the Annual London conference on Belarusian Studies. The conference will take place on 21–22 February 2020 at the School … Continue reading

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AGM and Mother Language Day Celebration – 8 February 2020

On Saturday, 8 February 2020 an Annual General Meeting of the Anglo-Belarusian Society will be held at 2pm at Marian House, London N12. Following that, the Anglo-Belarusian Society cordially invites its members and friends to the Mother Language Day celebration, with poetry readings and a … Continue reading

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2019 Kalady and Batlejka in London (Christmas celebration)

All members and friends of the Belarusian community in Britain are cordially invited to the traditional Kaliady (Christmas) celebration organised by Anglo-Belarusian Society on Saturday 14 December 2019, 2pm at St Cyril’s Belarusian Religious and Cultural Centre (Marian House, Holden Avenue, … Continue reading

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Kupalle (Midsummer) celebration 2019

The Anglo-Belarusian Society invites its members and friends to the traditional Kupalle (Midsummer) celebration in the garden of the Belarusian House, 52 Penn Road, London N7 9RE Programme: Making flower crowns, the Witch and decorating the Kupalle wheel (donations of … Continue reading

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Shirin Akiner (1942-2019) – in Memoriam

Shirin Akiner (1942-2019) came to the School of Slavonic and East European Studies of London University in 1965 as one of several ‘mature’ students as they were quaintly known at that time. As I was only in my second year … Continue reading

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Belarusian Studies in the 21st Century: 4th Conference and Annual Lecture

The 4th Annual Belarusian Studies in the 21st Century will take place 29-30 March 2019 at the School of Slavonic and East European Studies (SSEES) and at Francis Skaryna Belarusian Library and Museum in London. To view a provisional programme of … Continue reading

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65th Anniversary of the Anglo-Belarusian Society Celebration and Concert of Zmicier Vaiciushkevich

The Anglo-Belarusian Society cordially invites its members and friends to join a celebration of its 65th Anniversary, organised with the participation of the Association of Belarusians in Great Britain. On Saturday, 16 March 2019 an Annual General Meeting of the Anglo-Belarusian Society will be held at 2pm at 52 Penn … Continue reading

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