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Victor Bogorad

72 contributions found for Russian Life and/or Chtenia.

VICTOR BOGORAD is an illustrator and artist who lives and works in St. Petersburg.


Words of the Year

Russian Life: January/February 2018
Every year, a group of Russian word-lovers vote on the word – or rather words – of the year. Here are the results.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

Home is Where Your Residence Permit Is

Russian Life: November/December 2017
A look at the evolving language of real estate in Russia.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

Rebooting Conversations

Russian Life: September/October 2017
On how much more difficult it is becoming to have a civil conversation in Russia.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

I Spit On You

Russian Life: July/August 2017
The many ways that spitting has worked its way into the language.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

You Deserve a Break

Russian Life: May/June 2017
A look at the many ways of taking a break, linguistically speaking.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

What Did He Say?

Russian Life: Mar/Apr 2017
Donald Trump sounds very different in English and in Russian. We investigate the why, and it's huge!
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

The Year in Words

Russian Life: Jan/Feb 2017
A look back at the most popular and/or infamous words and phrases of 2016.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

Tomorrow is Another Day

Russian Life: Nov/Dec 2016
Looking at the linguistic and cultural challenge of reflexives.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

Stumping for Trump, Lynchin' Clinton

Russian Life: Sep/Oct 2016
The electoral season is in full swing in Russia — or rather, the Russian press is in high-gear reporting, commenting, and interpreting the US presidential elections.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

Birds and Bees

Russian Life: July/Aug 2016
Coming to grips with Russian's language of love and sex.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad