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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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The exhibition uncovers the unique regional art style that emerged in the town of Vladimir (120 miles east of Moscow) in the 1960s and 1970s.
Pianist Yefim Bronfman, a "marvel of digital dexterity, warmly romantic sentiment, and jaw-dropping bravura" (Chicago Tribune) performs a recital, which includes masterpieces by Prokofiev...
The Winter Palace Ball to benefit Ruskoka Camp presents this year's fundraiser gala:
A Masked Evening. All proceeds directly support children's programs at Ruskoka Camp. RESILIENCE Now Showing!
The documentary film for our
Children of 1917 project has been released! Watch the trailer and pre-order streaming access now.
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By Letitia Rydjeski
America is a land built by immigrants. We researched famous Americans with Russian roots and offer this compilation.
By Eugenia Sokolskaya
How many characters are in Tolstoy's
War and Peace? Could it have been any shorter? Did Tolstoy himself love it or hate it? Find out the answers to these – and more! – que...
By Anatoly Liberman
On the occasion of Pushkin's birthday, we offer a post on the challenge of translating his most famous love lyrics, "Я вас любил," with a bonus look at Innokenty Annensky's "Сре...
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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