Slavic Department Events

 October 15, 4, THH 101 Screening* of "The Interrogation" and Conversation with film director Ryszard Bugajski

The Departments of Comparative Literature, International Relations, and Slavic are honored to present Polish film director Ryszard Bugajski who will discuss his debut film "The Interrogation" and its history which includes being banned in Poland between 1982-1990. He wil also answer questions about his recent release "Closed Circuit".

The screening begins at 4PM and the conversation at 6.30.

*The screening is only open to USC employees and students


October 4, 2PM: Talk by Alison Annunziata

USC Provostial Postdoctoral Fellow Alison Annunziata will present on the topic:

 Love and the Literary System: Three Julies

(Shklovsky's Zoo, Rousseau's Julie, and Karamzin's Iulia , or Formalism as Sentimentalism)

 The event will take place in the Slavic Department Conference Room October 4, at 2 p.m.

The Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures is pleased to present
a lecture by Professor Luba GolburtUniversity of California Berkeley,

"The Queen is Dead, Long Live the King: Paul's Accession and the Plasticity of Late Eighteenth-Century Panegyric."

on Friday, April 19, at 2:00 pm in Taper Hall 271.

If you wish to receive a reading packet for Prof. Golburt's talk, pleasecontact Prof. Marcus Levitt at

  • Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures
  • University of Southern California
  • College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
  • Taper Hall 255
  • Los Angeles, CA 90089-4353