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43 contributions found for Russian Life and/or Chtenia.

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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New Culture Wars?

Russian Life: July/August 2017
Early morning police raids and the conundrum that Kirill Serebrennikov and his Gogol Theater are facing.
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What's Not to Love

Russian Life: July/August 2017
On Andrei Zvyagintsev's new film, Loveless, that is sure to be seen as a sign of the times and a touchstone for current interpretations of Russia.
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Dream Country

Russian Life: May/June 2017
A look at Russian dreams and memes.
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Good Melt

Russian Life: May/June 2017
On the Kremlin's Arctic flip flops.
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The Spring Dinosaur

Russian Life: May/June 2017
Russia's annual spring draft began April 1. This dinosaur gets harder to kill with each passing year.
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Church v. State

Russian Life: Mar/Apr 2017
City, state and citizens battle over the future of St. Issac's Cathedral in St. Petersburg
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Illustrations/Images: Alexander Petrosyan

Making a Meme

Russian Life: Mar/Apr 2017
The Zhdun meme took Russia by storm this winter. We investigate.
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Traditionalism Resurgent

Russian Life: Mar/Apr 2017
Abortion rights and domestic abuse have come under fire of late, marking some new battle lines in the social sphere.
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