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By Alice E.M. Underwood
Darkness descends on Moscow, a cry for help ascends to the sky, and a foreign agent stays exactly where it is. Also huskies and ancient teeth.
By Bob Blaisdell
There's a new Russian-language detective show on Netflix. It's a bit like Gogol meets House meets Sherlock.
By The Editors
Let's go to Nizhny Novgorod to hear a Russian rendition of the song of the year. And then, lets meet some puppies and a vodka thief.
Gorgeous photos of Moscow and the Golden Ring. Notations on over 300 important Russian anniversaries. All Russian and American holidays. Shipped right to your door. What are you waiting for?
A few events outside Russia that are of interest to Russophiles.
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On Stage At Kingsborough will welcome internationally renowned Russian jazz star and saxophone virtuoso Igor Butman to the stage, along with his quintet and special guest, award-winning piano and v...
This beautifully illustrated interactive presentation by Marina Forbes will feature the history of Matryoshka nested doll making in Russia.
Brodsky / Baryshnikov is a one-man show based on the poems of Nobel laureate Joseph Brodsky, performed by Mikhail Baryshnikov. RESILIENCE Now Showing!
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By Eugenia Sokolskaya
Don't be fooled: the old man with a white beard and red coat is not Santa Claus. It's Grandfather Frost! Learn how to tell the two apart with this handy list.
By Alice E.M. Underwood
There's plenty of talk about how Russia is dark and dismal, its writers pathologically depressed, and the general mood among the populace about as cheery as a Siberian winter. These stereotypes giv...
By Paul E. Richardson
Whether you are a budding translator of Russian-English texts, are reading Russian literature in the original, or just want to improve your Russian, there are countless resources waiting for you on...
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On This Day
Notable events on this day in Russian history
1882: Pavel Florensky, philosopher, born
1924: Soviet leader Vladimir Lenin died of a brain hemorrhage. He had led the Bolsheviks to victory in the 1917 October Revolution.
1960: Dmitry Kharatyan, actor, born
1976: Leonid Brezhnev and Henry Kissinger met