Some memories have been posted on the website of the Laboratory for Social and Anthropological Research of Eleonora Lvovna Lvova who was one of the founders of ethnographic and anthropological studies at Tomsk State University and was the main inspiration for her colleagues and students. Since December 2014, the TSU Student Scientific Research Laboratory for Social Anthropology has been named after her.
20.11.15 10th annual conference ‘Constructing ‘the Soviet’? Political consciousness, everyday practices and new identities’
European University at Saint Petersburg (EUSP) invites students and postgraduate students to take part in the 10th annual conference ‘Constructing ‘the Soviet’? Political consciousness, everyday practices and new identities’ to be held on April 22-23, 2016.
15.11.15 Anthropology the Swiss way
From 3rd to 18th October 2015, TSU anthropology students Anton Sadyrin and Seil Djanyzakova underwent research training at the University of Zurich (Switzerland), Department of Social Anthropology and Cultural Studies, supervised by Professor Dr. Peter Finke, Head of Department.
On October 16th, 2015, under the project ‘Man in a Changing World. Identity and Social Adaptation : Past and Present’ (Russian Government grant #14.B25.31.0009) there was an international workshop held at TSU titled ‘The organization of teaching social anthropology in higher education system: problems and prospects’. The event took place in the TSU Museum of Archeology and Ethnography of Siberia.
On October 19–22, a lecture course themed ‘Chinese migrants in Russia at the turn of the 19th to the 20th and the 20th to the 21st centuries’ was given by Victor Dyatlov, Doctor of History, Professor of Department of World History and International Relations (Irkutsk State University) at the TSU Laboratory for Social and Anthropological Research.