ST. PETERSBURG, November. 30 — Russia’s annual Likhachov Prize achievement was granted here Friday to Liu Wenfei, a scholar in the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS), and 4 top Russian contributing factors.
Liu, a study fellow in the CASS Institute of Foreign Literature, has thus end up being the first Chinese scholar to win the prize.
The Prize Committee recognized Liu’s contribution towards the distribution from the Russian literature in China through his act as a translator from the great names of Russian literature, including Pushkin, Dostoyevsky and Gogol.
The Likhachov Prize, collectively backed through the Likhachov Foundation and also the municipal government of St. Petersburg, was established in 2006 to mark the 100th anniversary from the birth of Russian scholar and activist Dmitry Likhachov.[db:内容2]