Arts & Culture
The New Zhdanovshchina
How cultlike are cults?
Soviet Realism; Russian Experimentation
‘Animal Farm’ by George Orwell
How the Art World Worked in a Non-market Context
In Soviet Russia, food cooks you!
Vogue Displaced Borussia
‘The Russian Revolution reshaped global time and space’
What was the Soviet Union’s gaming culture?
The Russian Party
Justin E.H. Smith has tremendous admiration for Soviet foreign-language pedagogy…
Girls Like Sappho
Socialist Zionism ultimately meant socialism for no one…
Russian philanthropists have heeded the cautionary tale of Mikhail Khodorkovsky…
“What do you know about gold?”
Classic short story:
‘Twenty-Six Men and a Girl’ by Maxim Gorky
‘The many fallen ones into the deepest…’ by Marina Tsvetaeva
Afraid to Speak Once Again
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Mini Hong Kong
‘King of the Hill’ by Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah
Masako Katsura’s Three Cushions
Graphic novel excerpt:
‘It’s Not What You Thought It Would Be’ by Lizzy Stewart
Roaring Back Like the 20s?
The Tale of Sinuhe
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