Laboratory mission lies in promotion of the idea of intellectual dialogue between Russia and Europe and in implementation of philosophical studies, which are united by this topic within partnership with leading (mainly European) research-educational institutes and centers. Laboratory activities will help to promote the HSE in international academic environment by participating in research and educational projects of faculty of Humanities, as well as by creating intellectual public platforms in order to improve HSE’s image and its recognition as a leader of modern education in the humanities and international scientific and cultural cooperation center.
The latest issue of the journal "Volga" (Saratov city) published an article by V.K. Kantor and a review of the chief editor on the philosopher's book.
On August 10 YouTube portal published an interview with V.K. Kantor to inPress video channel which deals with new books in the field of humanities and social sciences
International Laboratory for the Study of Russian and European Intellectual Dialogue Published a Volume of Previously Unreleased Works of the Philosopher F.A. Stepun
On August 10, 2017, the publishing house "Center for Humanitarian Initiatives" issued the first copies of F.A. Stepun’s volume "Bolshevism and Christian Existence"
On May 17, 2017, a regular meeting of the “Hermeneutical Circle” of the HSE School of Philosophy was held. A report on the fourth Jan Patočka’s heretical essay was made by the research assistant of IL, post-graduate student of the school of philosophy Yulia Shcherbina.
On July 6, 2017 in the "Memorial Apartment of Andrei Bely" there was held a visiting seminar of IL
The third issue of The Yaroslavl Pedagogical Vestnik published an article about the work of Professor Vladimir Kantor from the Higher School of Economics.
On July 29, 2017, the leading research fellow of the ML for the Study of Russian and European Intellectual Dialogue, Professor Wolfgang Kissel spoke at the 12th meeting of the seminar "Man in Modern Scientific Knowledge: Methodological Problems of Interdisciplinarity" in the Institute of Philosophy of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
On June 26, 2017, within the framework of the seminar of the IL for the Study of Russian and European Intellectual Dialogue, Professor A.K. Zholkovsky delivered the lecture "On love plots of Bunin: "Business Cards" structure».
On June 20, Professor Wolfgang Kissel, a leading research fellow of the IL for the Study of Russian and European Intellectual Dialogue, presented his report "From October Revolution to Soviet Civilization. On the emergence and transformation of a Stalinist discourse" in the National Research University Higher School of Economics in St. Petersburg.
On June 19, 2017, in the Department of Interrelations of Russian Literature with foreign IRLI (Pushkin House), RAS, the leading research fellow of the IL for the Study of Russian and European Intellectual Dialogue, Professor Wolfgang Kissel delivered the report "A.P. Chekhov and Antiquity: Dialogue with Marcus Aurelius" at a meeting of the research seminar "Comparative Studies: Problems and Prospects"