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David Edwards

4 contributions found for Russian Life and/or Chtenia.

David Edwards David Edwards has worked at several newspapers as a reporter, copy editor and editor. He briefly served as news editor and chief copy editor at the Moscow Times and now works on the copy desk at the Las Vegas Review-Journal. A native of Spokane, Washington, he holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a master’s degree in international relations. He also does freelance Russian translation. Largely self-taught in Russian, he recently began studying his fourth foreign language, Turkish.

Steppes Ahead

Russian Life: July/August 2018
The idea of separate and competing government powers may have found its first expression in a constitution composed in 1710, in Ukraine.
Author: David Edwards

Two Roads from Urzhum

Russian Life: Nov/Dec 2017
A good mystery begins unexpectedly in the unlikeliest of places. And then it takes you where you never imagined. This one took the author halfway around the world 
and more than a hundred years back in time.
Author: David Edwards

Soviet Dissent: Genesis and Heirs

Russian Life: Mar/Apr 2016
Half a century ago, the Soviet dissent movement began when two young writers were put on trial for publishing their works abroad and “slandering the state.” We consider how this relates to modern events.
Author: David Edwards

Wild Pitch

Russian Life: July/Aug 2015
It is not an easy task to sell the very American sport of baseball in a time of state-sanctioned anti-Americanism. But that doesn’t stop the Gladikovs.
Author: David Edwards
Illustrations/Images: Sergei Zhuravlyov