TSPU EMPLOYEES AT THE XIII CONGRESS OF ANTHROPOLOGISTS AND ETHNOLOGISTS OF RUSSIA
In the city of Kazan, more than 800 scientists-specialists specialized in the field of anthropology and ethnology gathered from all over Russia, as well as from near and far abroad, to participate in the Congress “Systems of kinship, connections and communications in the history of mankind: the anthropological aspect”.
A wide range of areas and relevant sessions were presented, including: monitoring of interethnic relations, religion, interfaith relations and ethno-confessional processes in the spiritual space of Russia, migrants, diasporas, ethnic minorities, physical anthropology, ethnological education and enlightenment, ect.
Employees of Tomsk State Pedagogical University - Ph.D. S.V. Kovylin and Ph.D. N.V. Saynakova - made a presentation in the section “Linguistic evidence of relations and communications in the history of human society” with the report “Materials on the toponymy of Priobye (in the area between the three mouths of the Ket river) as confirmation of the intermediate status of the Middle Ob(Sheshkupsky) dialect of the Selkup language”
In addition to the official program, the organizers of the event offered the city visitors various options of the cultural and excursion program on the sights of Kazan and the Republic of Tatarstan.