A volume of minutes and a scrapbook of newscuttings, photographs, programmes, reports of events and other items.
Cambridge University Slavonic Society: Papers
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- ReferenceGB 12 MS.Add.8690
- Dates of Creation1932-1983
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description2 volumes
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Cambridge University Slavonic Society was open to members of the university interested in Russian and Eastern European culture. The society organised viewings of Eastern European films, gave parties and produced occasional plays. It also arranged talks, the speakers at which included the exiled dissident Vladmir Bukovsky, Leo Tolstoy's grandson Sergei, the Czech philosopher Julius Tomin and the Soviet film director Andrei Tarkovsky.
Conditions Governing Access
Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.
Presented by Cambridge University Slavonic Society, 1987.
Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.
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