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18 January 2018


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51 contributions found for Russian Life and/or Chtenia.

164 Days and Counting

Russian Life: January/February 2018
The new Luzhniki, the stadium in Moscow where the opening and final matches of this summer’s World Cup football (soccer) championships will be held, hosted its first match: a friendly game between Russia and Argentina.
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Dark Materials

Russian Life: January/February 2018
Tracking down the meme of dark materials set in motion by the Russian president.
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Flying Machine

Russian Life: January/February 2018
The Tretyakov Gallery has completed restoration of a defining artwork of the Russian avant-garde: the ornithopter, or flying machine, created by Vladimir Tatlin in 1932.
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Scenes from the Road

Russian Life: November/December 2017
A few photos from the road trip that was The Children of Russia's summer research project. The book and film are just around the corner...
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The Wallenberg Secret

Russian Life: November/December 2017
The disappearance of Raoul Wallenberg remains just that. But need it be?
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Walling Off Matilda

Russian Life: November/December 2017
The recent controversy about a new film on the last tsar and the ballerina Mathilde Kschessinskaya is stirring up controversy well in excess of what one might expect.
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Enemies Among Us

Russian Life: September/October 2017
On the resurrection of the idea of Enemies of the People.
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No Ballet for You!

Russian Life: September/October 2017
On the preemptive shutdown of a ballet directed by Krill Serebennikov, who, subsequent to this issue going to press, was arrested on trumped up charges of financial fraud.
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Flirting Over Cabbage

Russian Life: July/August 2017
In which we consider the less than humble cabbage and its history in village life, and offer a quick sauerkraut recipe.
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Illustrations/Images: Yulia Atayeva

Generation YouTube

Russian Life: July/August 2017
On how the Kremlin is handling online dissent and youth culture.
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