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Author's column by Dr. Viktor Pogadaev in the New Straits Times

Author's column by Dr. Viktor Pogadaev in the New Straits Times

10.07.2022

Viktor Pogadaev, a prominent Russian researcher, expert in Malay and Indonesian studies, translator, writer and the consultant of the ASEAN Center at MGIMO has been writing a popular academic column in the largest Malaysian newspaper the New Straits Times for many years.

On the pages of the newspaper, Dr. Pogadaev introduces the people of Malaysia to various interesting topics related to culture, literature, art, science and politics in Malaysia and Russia. The author's column in such a well-known and popular newspaper is a true recognition of the Russian researcher’s merits by the people of Malaysia and a sign of a growing interest in Russia in Southeast Asian countries.

Below one can get acquainted with his recently published articles (in English) regarding poetry, religion, culture, the Malay language and Russian Nusantara expert’s biographies and life stories: