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Maksim Vladimirovich Sergievskii

philologist

Maksim Sergievskii, USSR Philologist.

Background

Sergievskii, Maksim was born on October 25, 1892 in Moscow.

Career

In 1916, graduated from Moscow University. International authority on gypsies and a specialist on the gypsy language. Professor of romance languages, 1925-1946, at Moscow University.

Member of the British Gypsy Lore Society. Many works on the subject. Main work: Istoria Frantsuzskogo lazyka, 1938.

Religion

Religion is bad because it makes people base the way they run their lives on a falsehood.

Views

Individuals have rights to express freedom if it safeguarde the interests of a collective.