The event took place 12-14 December 2018, organized by RSUH within the framework of the state program “Education development”. The body of experts consisted of academics from Institute of Linguistics and Institute of Philology and History (RSUH) and the Institute of Slavic Studies (University of Graz).
Professor Domansky presented a paper on Russian rock poetry in which he spoke on the subject of specificity of rock lyrics.
Professor Korchinsky spoke on the subject of deliberate and unintentional poetic mistakes and how this technique influenced readers’ comprehension.
Dr. Sharonov presented a paper on stereotypical formulae of Russian dialogue, in which he specifically spoke on the subject of desemantized units with zero information value.
Dr. Bragina’s presentation focused on humor on the Internet: web postcards, demotivators, and such.
Professor Kreidlin led a master class on language and gestures in oral communication. He spoke on the subject of non-verbal semiotics.
Over 200 people participated in the event.
Also, the event hosted two round tables: “New art forms in literature” and “Modern Russian communication”.