17 April 2009, Friday, 9:23

Conference “Ethnos, Society, Civilization: the II Kuzeev’s Readings” is opened in Ufa

author: Marina Shumilova

International scientific-practical conference “Ethnos, Society, Civilization: the II Kuzeev’s Readings”, devoted to the 80th anniversary of prominent scientist, Academician, honorable corresponding member of several Russian and foreign academies, honorable citizen of Ufa Rail Kuzeev. The conference is organized by Bashkir President Administration, historical-philological department of Russian Academy of sciences (RAS), Ufa Scientific center RAS, the Institute of ethnological investigations of Ufa Scientific center RAS and Bashkir State Pedagogical University.

The First Kuzeev’s readings were held in Ufa in autumn 2006 and that time it was decided to make these readings regular. Specialists in sphere of history, archeology, ethnology, folklore, religious sciences, archeography and other humanitarian sciences from 23 Russian regions and from Kazakhstan, Ukraine, China and Egypt are taking part in the present conference. Exhibition of scientific works of Rail Kuzeev will be opened within the frames of the conference.