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Christina Ling

2 contributions found for Russian Life and/or Chtenia.

Here Comes the Nevesta

Russian Life: August 1996
Marx was scornful, Engels was scathing. In his headier days, Lenin considered it a deplorably bourgeois means of oppressing women. But even in Soviet times, Russians got married. Now the way people go about tying the conjugal knot is changing too. Christina Ling takes a look at marriage in Russia, past and present.
Author: Christina Ling

The Art of the Unknown

Russian Life: June 1996
Ernst Neizvestny, one of Russia's greatest artists, staged a landmark exhibition this year in Moscow. Christina Ling tells his story, and provides insight into some of the work that most Russians are seeing for the first time.
Author: Christina Ling