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There are 12 item(s) tagged with the keyword "village life".

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1. All That Remains

Alexander Razeyev spent five years researching the history of his village. He thought people would welcome his work. Surprisingly, they did not.

Tags: memoirs, village life
2. Goa and Greenhouses

A well-to-do Russian tries to bring his green new ideal to life in a Russian village. Not all goes to plan.

Tags: religion, village life
3. A Hotelier Shares the Love

Raised between classy Moscow and a farm in Krasnodar region, Elena Manienan learned a few things from both her grandmothers and is spreading the love at her remote hotel and eco-village.

Tags: plyos, hospitality, hotels, krasnodar, village life, food
By Anna Kharzeeva
4. September/October 2020

The Mari People * Life in Isolation * Russia's Discovery of Antarctica * Raspberry Picking * Semyonovsky Revolt * Battle on the Ugra * Sergei Bondarchuk * Table Russian * Bird Language * Apple Fritters * Chicks the TV Series * Kamchatka and Belarus

Tags: religion, dissent, village life, exploration, movies
5. Not the End of the World

After being made redundant as a lighthouse keeper on a remote White Sea island, Lyudmila has taken it upon herself to defend her dying village from government indifference.

Tags: North, Karelia, village life, lighthouses
6. The Patty Shop

In Russia, a bus ride is always more than a bus ride, especially when it stops over at Klava’s patty shop.

Tags: beer, village life
7. Folklore Far Afield

Life and folklore in the remote Russian Far North

Tags: North, village life, village, folklore, folkart
8. A Winter's Tale (mostly about valenki)

In Russia, valenki are as near as you can get to the country's number-one footwear after regular leather boots.

Tags: village life, valenki
9. The Loss of Laura Williams

Laura Williams, a long-time contributor to Russian Life (author of the wonderful book, Notes from a Russian Village), passed away suddenly on October 28, 2018.

Tags: writers, village life
By Paul E. Richardson
10. Travel Notes

Most beautiful village takes it on the chin, movie museum, Kremlin foundations, and more.

Tags: village life, belarus, kremlin, travel

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