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CLTL Symposium 2021 Day 1 Tyler Richard

Felicitous enterprise: Lessons in Tamil L2 curricular design from Tirukkuṟaḷ 675.

From  PC Princeton Center for Language Study on May 19th, 2021 0 likes 0 plays

The Hermitage or a “museum” in 1770 according to Catherine the Great

Why did Catherine the Great build the entire complex of the Hermitage ? This question could constitute the main thread in our presentation. Behind the origins of the Hermitage was the initial idea of…

From  Jack Allen on February 18th, 2021 0 likes 57 plays

How to be a European: Collecting Drawings in Imperial Russia

Catherine the Great founded the now internationally-renowned drawings collection of the Hermitage Museum with the purchase in 1768 of the cabinet of Count Charles Cobenzl (Brussels). At a time when…

From  Jack Allen on December 18th, 2020 0 likes 55 plays