Instagram-account”, the Words” opened the festival with a familiarity of its users and visitors to social networking fragments of the map-Roman “Alphabet in space and time.” This creative art is one of the “core” of exhibits of the center. The map size is five by three meters the history of the development of the Russian language from the Cyrillic alphabet to the present day. The history of development of the Russian language viewers and subscribers tell and show 25 dynamic movies. They show the most interesting fragments of a map and tour guides tell about the formation and development of the Slavic alphabet. Separate interactive video tells the story of saints Cyril and Methodius – the founders of the alphabet.

in Parallel in social networks “Classmates” ever since may 22, there is a cycle of online lectures of cultural studies, employee of the national library of Nicholas Butsko. The online course includes three lectures. The first on may 22 spoke about that which alphabet came first – the Cyrillic or Glagolitic. And also explained why the secret of the letters, the Slavs used the Glagolitic alphabet.

the Second lecture on may 24 has also opened the celebration of Day of Slavic writing and culture. Her students learned about different styles of writing and decoration of books, reviewed samples of design patterns, capital letters and initials. And finally, the final lecture on may 26 will tell rare and mysterious Perm alphabet and other alphabets, who joined in the Cyrillic alphabet.

the center Also “the Word” opened a creative online master classes on calligraphy and lettering, loop online excursions for the development of Russian and other Slavic languages. The Grand city tour – the “Alphabet in space and time: from inception to the present day”.

the Day of Slavic literature and culture held throughout the country in online mode. Like ENEA, almost all universities of the country show a video and cartoons featuring the formation and development of Russian language, conduct a thematic conference. Institute of Russian language named after Pushkin on may 29 will be held the traditional Cyril and Methodius festival of Slavic languages and cultures.

the Day of Slavic written language and culture celebrated on may 24, timed to the day of memory of saints Cyril and Methodius, who became founders of the Slavic alphabet. Together with Russia it is celebrated in 12 countries of the world