The book translated by Dr. Vera Milchina, senior research fellow at the Meletinsky Institute of RSUH, won the "Enlightener.Translation" award in the "Humanities" category. The panel of judges highly praised the translation of the work of "The Time of Banquets: Politics and Symbols of One Generation (1818-1848)" by Robert Vincent (publishing house "New Literary Review").
On February 25, the best popular science books of 2020 were selected at the Moscow theater "School of Modern Play". The winners of the 13th season of the Enlightener Award and of the 1st season of the Enlightener.Translation Award were announced.
“The translation of this complex text was made with the attention and brilliance characteristic of Dr. Vera Milchina and this is an example of that high professional standard which the Enlightener.Translation Award strives to maintain in domestic publishing,” said Viktor Sonkin, member of the award panel.
The editors Natalia Saykina and Lev Oborin (editor of the book series) also worked on the book, which describes the history of everyday life and its influence on the political processes of the XIX century.