We were excited to welcome Robert Romanchuk for an Open House entitled “Oral tradition as rhetorical resource in the Old Slavic translation of Digenis Akritis.” The event took place on Friday, April 9 at 11:00 a.m. EDT and was recorded.
To get ready for the event, you might like to read these handouts (PDFs):
You can watch on our YouTube channel, or in the frame below.
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Robert Romanchuk is Pribic Family Associate Professor of Slavic at Florida State University. He has published the monograph Byzantine Hermeneutics and Pedagogy in the Russian North (2007) and numerous shorter studies. He is preparing a critical edition of the Byzantine epic Digenis Akritis in its Old Slavic translation for Cambridge University Press.