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Victor Bogorad

66 contributions found for Russian Life and/or Chtenia.

VICTOR BOGORAD is an illustrator and artist who lives and works in St. Petersburg.


The Year in Words

Russian Life: Jan/Feb 2017
A look back at the most popular and/or infamous words and phrases of 2016.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

Tomorrow is Another Day

Russian Life: Nov/Dec 2016
Looking at the linguistic and cultural challenge of reflexives.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

Stumping for Trump, Lynchin' Clinton

Russian Life: Sep/Oct 2016
The electoral season is in full swing in Russia — or rather, the Russian press is in high-gear reporting, commenting, and interpreting the US presidential elections.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

Birds and Bees

Russian Life: July/Aug 2016
Coming to grips with Russian's language of love and sex.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

On the Take

Russian Life: Mar/Apr 2016
A look at the language of corruption, which would seem a rather useful thing to have in your back pocket.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

The Year in Words

Russian Life: Jan/Feb 2016
A look back on the words and phrases that defined the Russian language in 2015.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

Email and the Russian Soul

Russian Life: Nov/Dec 2015
Where we take on the knotty issues of how to start and end an email in Russian. Plus of course some of the stuff in between.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

Say What?

Russian Life: Sep/Oct 2015
Every once in a while someone asks me how to translate a particular phrase, and my answer is not that it can’t be translated or that it is hard to translate, but that there’s no point in translating it: We just don’t say it that way.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

A War By Any Other Name

Russian Life: May/June 2015
This issue's language column looks at the many subtleties of what one calls the war, and some parts of it.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

Sticks and Stones

Russian Life: Mar/Apr 2015
The war in Ukraine has been accompanied by an often incomprehensible war of words. We investigate.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad