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.
In the new issue of the journal "Forum of the Newest East European History and Culture", the second part of the materials of the conference "Russia a Hundred Years after the Revolution: Causes and Consequences" is published.
On March 13, 2018 there was a presentation of the book by V.K. Kantor "Understand by Portraing, or Sententia Sensa: Philosophy in a Literary Context".
On the eve of February 23, the research assistant at the International Laboratory for the Study of Russian and European Intellectual Dialogue spoke in the broadcast "Born after the USSR" on the Svoboda Radio.
On February 5, 2018 the head of the International Laboratory for the Study of Russian and European Intellectual Dialogue, Professor Vladimir Kantor spoke at the Meeting of the Intellectual Club organized by the head of the "Ilim" Company Zakhar Davidovich Smushkin.
On February 22, 2018 within the framework of the seminar "West and East: Universalism of culture" of the International Laboratory for the Study of Russian and European Intellectual Dialogue Professor Teresa Obolevich, the Head of the Department of Philosophy of Religion of the Pontifical University of John Paul II (Krakow), made the presentation "S.L. Frank in Archives of the World: Life, Creativity, Prospects for Research".
On the Italian state TV channel TV RAI there was a broadcast about the story "Death of a Pensioner" by Vladimir Kantor
The journal "Messenger of the Russian Christian Humanitarian Academy" published a review of the book of the head of the International Laboratory for the Study of Russian and European Intellectual Dialogue.
On December 15-16, Julia Sherbina, a research-assistant at the International Laboratory for the Study of Russian and European Intellectual Dialogue, a graduate student at the HSE School of Philosophy, took part in the conference "History, Body, and Life-World" (Warsaw) and made the presentation "Patočka's interpretation of Dostoevsky: from an Underground Man to orgiastic origins".
On December 11, the head of the International Laboratory for the Study of Russian and European Intellectual Dialogue, Professor Vladimir Kantor gave a talk on the Vesti FM radio