17 November 2018

7–9 Universitetskaya nab., St Petersburg

The summing-up of the competitions’ results and awarding of commemorative diplomas to the winners will be held within the framework of the 7th St Petersburg International Cultural Forum, at the plenary session of the International Scientific and Practical Conference Devoted to the 200th Anniversary of Ivan Turgenev.

Finals of the international competition of literary works inspired by the works of Ivan Turgenev

Works eligible for participation: complete prosaic or poetic literary works in Russian (short stories, novellas, essays, poems, etc.) inspired by the topics covered in Ivan Turgenev’s works or dedicated to his life and personality.

Finals of the international competition of young translators «Translating Turgenev» dedicated to the life and works of Ivan Turgenev

The international competition of literary works inspired by Ivan Turgenev’s heritage has been established to popularise the Russian language and culture, as well as encourage creative activity and find new talents. The summing-up of the competition results is timed to coincide with the International Cultural Forum and the International Scientific and Practical Conference Devoted to the 200th Anniversary of Ivan Turgenev.

Nominations

  • translation of the story «The Date» from the collection of short stories «The Hunting Sketches»
  • translation of the essay «Writing from Overseas. Letter One»
  • translation of the poem in prose «Verity and Truth»