Intizor Gulyamova is a 2nd year M.A. student at the Russian State University for the Humanities, major in Cultural Studies. She is also a certified Russian as a foreign language teacher, having graduated from the Moscow State University Institute of Russian language and Culture. She took part in the NYI Summer School in SaintPetersburg in 2017, and continues to participate in projects carried out by NYI, various research schools and international forums. She currently cooperates with the Zlatoust Russian Language School in Saint Petersburg and the Nizhny Novgorod State Library where she organizes and conducts speaking clubs and workshops on language, history and culture.