Blogs tagged "russia"

Dostoevsky for the Classroom

[I]t was not a slip of the tongue for Dostoyevsky to say that “Beauty will save the world,” but a prophecy. After all, he was given the gift of seeing much, he was extraordinarily illumined.―Alexander Solzhenitsyn Read More »
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"Hot.Cool.Yours." Winter Olympics Russian Style!

How does Sochi, Russia, the site of the 2014 Winter Olympics, offer a special context for the Games?Read More »