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Quotes

Two Universes: 14 Quotes About Russia

With Russia dominating the news, it's time for Americans to admit that we don't know as much about Russians as we should. These authors are here to help!

Culture

The Woman Behind the Throne: Maria Feodorovna, the Romanov Empress

Historical fiction writer C. W. Gortner tells the story of Maria Feodorovna, a Romanov Empress whose story often goes untold and uncelebrated.

Illustrations

Keith Gessen's A Terrible Country: Finding Yourself in 2008 Russia

Andrei of Keith Gessen's A Terrible Country deals with things we all deal with: Self-actualization, identity crises, and the like — but he's in 2008 Russia.

Books

19 Translated Books to Add to Your Reading List This Summer

These 19 translated works will quench your curiosity about subjects ranging from Cuban Science Fiction to nineteenth-century Malagasy adventure stories.

Books

Beyond Tolstoy and Nabokov: The Best Books on Russia Today

Rather than exploring the known classics of Russian literature, we're exploring contemporary fiction and nonfiction to understand Russia's current state.

Books

9 Works of Contemporary Post-Soviet Fiction and Nonfiction

A look at nine books by authors with ties to Russia that explore its complex sociopolitical landscape and showcase the effect of history on everyday life.