The Russian Centre invited Prof. Wang Yong, a well-known expert on Russian language and culture, to deliver an online lecture — “The Culture of Russia: Tradition and Innovation” on  20th September.

Prof. Wang Yong gave a wonderful speech of the transformation of Russian culture from tradition to innovation. It was divided into three parts, including the formation and changes of the Russian state,  traditional cultures and its cultural characteristics, as well as the process of how the Russian culture realized innovation in the fields of science and technology, literature and art. Finally, Professor Wang summed up the national spirit in Russian culture by analyzing the Russian national anthem.

More than 30 UM teachers and students are attracted to attend this lecture. The participants said this helped them better understand the important role and value of Russian culture in the formation and development of the country.