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The Research Center for the Preslav Literary School at the “Bishop Konstantin Preslav” Shumen University is organizing an international symposium “SS. Cyril and Methodius and the Bulgarian Golden Age,” which is dedicated to the 1150th anniversary of the creation of the Slavic alphabet and the 1120th anniversary of the establishment of Preslav as the capital of Bulgaria, on November 1-3, 2013, in Shumen, Bulgaria. The symposium is co-sponsored by the Institute of Literature of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, the Department of Old Bulgarian Literature, and under the patronage of the President of Bulgaria.

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Scholars are asked to prepare a 15-minute presentation for the symposium. The paper submitted for publication, however, must be no more than 20 standard pages, submitted in Word 2007 by email or CD with an accompanying PDF document (to preserve the various fonts needed) no later than September 3, 2013. The proceedings will be published in volume 14 of the journal Преслав книжовна школа (‘Preslav Literary School’).