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Tamara Eidelman

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Tamara Eidelman Tamara Eidelman teaches history at one of Moscow’s finest high schools. She is a member of the Moscow and European Associations of History Teachers and works as a radio host on Mayak-24, where she writes the history program, Conjunctive Mood. She has been the magazine's History Editor since 2003. She compiles the Calendar section and regularly contributes, vetts and edits articles on historical themes.


Heir Abhorrent

Russian Life: January/February 2018
On February 3, 1718, Emperor Peter I issued a manifesto depriving Alexei, his son by his first wife, of the right to succeed him to the throne.
Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translator: Nora Seligman Favorov

January & February

Russian Life: January/February 2018
What did Russians experience during January and February in bygone days?
Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translator: Nora Seligman Favorov

The Historian

Russian Life: January/February 2018
February 1, 1818 was a milestone in the history of Russian culture, marking the release of the first eight volumes of Nikolai Karamzin’s History of the Russian State.
Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translator: Nora Seligman Favorov

1917 Diary

Russian Life: November/December 2017
All this year, in connection with the centennial of the 1917 revolutions, Calendar has offered readers a view of that year through the eyes of contemporaries. This issue we conclude the series with a look at what was going on in the pivotal months of November and December 1917.
Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translator: Nora Seligman Favorov

1917 Diary

Russian Life: September/October 2017
In which we look at the events of 1917 through the words and works of the politicians, artists, and luminaries living through them.
Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translator: Nora Seligman Favorov

1917 Diary

Russian Life: July/August 2017
In which we look at the revolutionary year through the eyes of the people living through it. In this issue, the politicians, the tsar, and Alexander Blok.
Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translator: Nora Seligman Favorov

1917 Diary

Russian Life: May/June 2017
In which we look at the revolutionary year through the eyes of the people living through it.
Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translator: Nora Seligman Favorov

1917 Diary

Russian Life: Mar/Apr 2017
In which we continue our year-long look at the events as they unfolded during the year of revolutions, 1917. Coverage is divided into Politicians, Artists and The Military
Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translator: Nora Seligman Favorov

1917 Diary

Russian Life: Jan/Feb 2017
In which we relive the events of 1917 through the words, memories and actions of some of the main players: politicians, artists, and entrepreneurs.
Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translator: Nora Seligman Favorov

Rasputin

Russian Life: Nov/Dec 2016
Who was Rasputin, really?
Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translator: Nora Seligman Favorov