Palace of Books - Ulyanovsk Regional Scientific Library launches the International Competition #PushkinLike

Palace of Books - Ulyanovsk Regional Scientific Library launches the International Competition #PushkinLike: reading Pushkin`s works in different languages of the world. The competitionis dedicated to the 220th anniversary of the Russian poet Alexander Pushkin.

The competition is intended to rally representatives of different nationalities, citizens of Russia and other countries around traditional values - love of the word, literary heritage, and the best traditions of the past to foster a creative dialogue between cultures for the future.

Video recordings of participants reciting Pushkin’s works against the background of the historical and cultural attractions of cities and countries are accepted for the competition, videos of Pushkin places, literary museums or monuments to A. Pushkinbeing preferable.

Entries are accepted until September 01, 2019. Please fill out the author's application form(Name, surname, verse name, e-mail, profession, age) and submit a link to the video on the YouTube video hosting toe-mail: inlit@uonb.ru

The winners will be announced in September 2019 as part of the 220th anniversary of A. Pushkin’s birthfestival in the city of Ulyanovsk.

The library appeals to connoisseurs of poetry from different countries (of the age of 14 years and upwards). Recite your favorite Pushkin lines in your native language - Russian, Tatar, Udmurt, Chuvash, Mordovian, Komi, English, German, French, Polish, Azerbaijani, etc. And do not forget to share your work on social networking pages with hashtags#PushkinLike, #ПушкинLike, #Пушкинлайк, #ВремяЧитатьПушкина

Contact Information: e-mail: inlit@uonb.ru
Palace of Books - Ulyanovsk Regional Scientific Library:http://uonb.ru/
Location:   432017, 3/2, KaramzinLane, Ulyanovsk, Russia
Contact phone: (8422) 44-30-85 (Foreign Languages Department)
Regulations on the International Competition #ПушкинLike: Reading Pushkin`s works in different languages of the worldhttp://uonb.ru/images/stories/doc/Polojenie_PushkinLike.pdf