Teachers of the Institute of Foreign Languages at Online Seminar
Teachers of the Department of the English Language Associate Professor Nadezhda Shablikova and senior teacher Nadezhda Proskuriakova took part in the online seminar for Russian universities dedicated to contemporary British short story.
The long-time organizer of these seminars is Karen Hewitt, Professor of the Oxford University (the United Kingdom).
The participants discussed three sort stories: Funny Little Snake by Tessa Hadley, Character Development by David Mitchell, and North Sea Crossing by Helen Dunmore. The discussion was lively and insightful. Karen paid attention to noteworthy historical and cultural details in the stories.
“We are glad that the cultural and professional exchange continues,” said the participants of the meeting.