Classic Lithuanian Literature Anthology

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Adomas Mickevičius
(Adam Mickiewicz)

SLAVŲ LITERATŪRA, XV PASKAITA
Slav Literature, Lecture XV

    In 1839-1840 A.Mickevičius taught Slav literature at Collège de France in Paris. Lithuania was the issue of his Lecture XV, delivered on March 24, 1843. In this lecture A.Mickevičius characterizes the past of Lithuania, Lithuanian language, mythology, folklore, the situation of Lithuanian nation in the 19th century, and makes more favourable for Lithuanians conclusion, compared with the preface of "Konrad Wallenrod".