The Effect of Word Frequency on the Brain Correlates of Object Naming in Russian

Roza M. Vlasova, Valentin E. S., Ekaterina V. P.

The Russian Journal of Cognitive Science. 2015. Vol. 2. No. 1. P. 24-40.

Book chapter
Decreasing valency-changing operations in a valency-increasing language? In print

Lander Yu., Letuchiy A.

In bk.: On verb valency change: theoretical and typological perspectives. Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2015.

Working paper

Lyamina E.

Literary Studies. WP BRP. Высшая школа экономики, 2015. No. 08/LS/2015.

About the School

The School of Philology was launched within the Faculty of Humanities on February 2, 2015 following a reorganization of the Faculty of Philology. The school, which brings together specialists in literary studies and interdisciplinary researchers of language, houses the Laboratory of Linguo-Semiotic Studies and the Neurolinguistics Laboratory.

The school offers undergraduate and Master’s programmes in Philology, Russian Literature from a Crosscultural Perspective, and Philological Hermeneutics – For Teachers of Literature (this programme is run by the Institute of Development of Education). Research work involving students forms an important part of the school’s academic life.

School of Philology Students Launch Tutor Outreach Volunteer Initiative

Tutor Outreach is a new volunteer initiative developed by School of Philology students under the HSE’s ICEF Outreach organization. The initiative aims to help people in children’s homes with their studies. All the volunteers work as tutors, preparing the children for exams, helping them with their homework, answering difficult questions and helping them catch up with the curriculum.

Professor Stefania Sini Gave a Lecture ‘The Study of Narrative: Fundamental Principles’

On Thursday, Professor Stefania Sini from the Amedeo Avogadro University of Eastern Piedmont, Italy gave a lecture on the study of narrative.

The Exchange Programme with Université Paris-Sorbonne — ‘A Priceless Experience’

HSE Masters student Alexei Lukashkin talks about his impressions of the exchange programme with the French and comparative literature department (Littérature française et comparée) of the Faculty of Philology (Lettres) of Paris IV (Sorbonne).

HSE BA and MA Students at the International Conference of Young Philologists

On the 12th - 14th February 2015 students from the School of Philology and Linguistics presented their papers at a conference of young philologists in Tallinn.

Article by Natalya Sarana Published in ‘Enthymema’

The School of Philology congratulates Natalya Sarana, Lecturer and postgraduate student of the School on publishing her article in the international journal ‘Enthymema’.

Finnish-Russian cooperation on lexical typology

From personal contacts to formal agreement

Slavic Derivational Morphology between Contact and Inheritance: A Corpus Driven Approach

On November 14 a research seminar on linguistics took place at the HSE.   Ruprecht von Waldenfels (Bern University) spoke on ‘Slavic Derivational Morphology between Contact and Inheritance: A Corpus Driven Approach’. The  event was organized  by the Faculty of Philology.

HSE Student at the International Research Seminar at Université Catholique de Louvain

On September 8-12, 2014 Elizaveta Kuzmenko, third-year student of Fundamental and Computational Linguistics (Faculty of Philology) took part in an international seminar at the Université Catholique de Louvain (Belgium). The event was dedicated to research projects based on materials of the learner corpus and titled ‘Learner Corpus Research Summer School’.

Invited Lecturers at the Indian Summer School in Linguistics Share their Impressions

Indian Summer School in Linguistics is a new project carried out by the Department of linguistics of the Faculty of Philology of the Higher School of Economics. The school is focused on linguistic typology and field linguistics. The audience includes bachelor and master students, Ph.D. students and everyone who is interested in linguistics. The school took place in Moscow at the Faculty of Philology of HSE on September 1-5 of 2014.

12 Languages Were Researched by HSE Linguists in Three Regions around the World during Trips This Summer

Instructors and students from the Fundamental and Computational Linguistics programme (Faculty of Philology) travel each year to conduct field research on languages. This year, they worked with understudied languages in Africa, eastern Siberia, the Volga Region, the Northern Caucasus and the Philippines.