Dear friends! For international students at the Department of Russian as a foreign language was held the contest "Russian poetry is music of the soul". The competition was attended by students from Brazil, Syria, England, Italy and the Republic of Kyrgyzstan.

With great interest our friends from foreign countries recited the poems of Russian and Soviet poets: A. S. Pushkin, M. Y. Lermontov, S. Yesenin, A. I. Brodsky, A. Block and V. S. Vysotsky.

The contest was organized by an interesting mini-quiz with questions about Russian poetry and poets. According to all spectators and participants (especially foreign), the competition was very exciting and informative.