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Baba Yaga: A Demon or A Goddess?
Growing up in Kiev, Ukraine, I loved reading and listening to fairy tales. These stories, filled with Slavic flavor, were opening up a new world for me, a world where one is to learn lessons and always to succeed, a world in which no matter how many hardships...
Deities & Heros >> Slavic
The Vampires
(Slavonic Vlkoslak, Wampyr) Any of a class of spirits associated with tainted souls who cannot rest in their graves. The idea of vampirism has taken hold of popular imagination in recent decades; the Slavic original is quite recognizable, even through the...
Deities & Heros >> Slavic
Vili, The
(sing. Vila) Any of a class of Slavic dryads, tree-spirits who are exclusively female. They are often vicious and cruel, and have a dire reputation; nevertheless, if one succeeds in approaching a Vila properly, she may be inclined to heal, give advice, reveal...
Deities & Heros >> Slavic
Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies

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Slavic languages professor retiring after half a century
Jim Augerot, a professor in the Slavic languages and literatures department, has dedicated his life to language. Since coming to the UW in 1960 as a graduate student, he has learned Romanian, French, Hungarian, Bulgarian, Spanish, and Russian. He can ...
Slavic Academic Olympiad
Slavic Academic Olympiad On Thursday, March 31st, 2016, in Fahy Hall, Room 236, at 6:30pm, the Slavic Club is hosting its first Slavic Academic Olympiad, - a competition among the Slavic Club members, Russian students and guests - on their knowledge ...
Total War: Attila "Slavic Nations" DLC fights to be free
The Slavic Nations pack, announced today, adds three new factions to the game—the Anteans, the Sclavenians, and the Venedians—each of which can be used in single and multiplayer campaign modes, as well as custom and multiplayer battles. I've never ...
Slavic Club's Easter Egg Decorating Workshop
The Slavic Club will be holding its Annual Easter Egg Decorating Workshop on Thursday, March 17 from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.
Total War: Attila gets free Garamantes faction, Slavic Nations Culture Pack
For those with a bit of cash to splash around, the Slavic Nations Culture is out now on Steam. As shown in the trailer below, the pack adds three new playable factions for both single- and multiplayer use – the Anteans, Sclavenians and Venedians.

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