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Tamara Eidelman

238 contributions found for Russian Life and/or Chtenia.

Tamara Eidelman Tamara Eidelman teaches history at one of Moscow’s finest high schools. She is a member of the Moscow and European Associations of History Teachers and works as a radio host on Mayak-24, where she writes the history program, Conjunctive Mood. She has been the magazine's History Editor since 2003. She compiles the Calendar section and regularly contributes, vetts and edits articles on historical themes.


1917 Diary

Russian Life: Jan/Feb 2017
In which we relive the events of 1917 through the words, memories and actions of some of the main players: politicians, artists, and entrepreneurs.
Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translator: Nora Favorov

Rasputin

Russian Life: Nov/Dec 2016
Who was Rasputin, really?
Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translator: Nora Favorov

Russia After Rasputin

Russian Life: Nov/Dec 2016
In which we check back in on Russian history every decade since Rasputin's death and look at links and other anniversaries.
Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translator: Nora Favorov

The Year 1956

Russian Life: Sep/Oct 2016
A look back at the events and controversies that engaged Russia and the world in 1956, the year that Russian Life was founded.
Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translator: Nora Favorov

Gypsies of the Smolensk Province

Chtenia: Summer 2016

Author: Vladimir Dobrovolsky
Translator: Tamara Eidelman

August Days

Russian Life: July/Aug 2016
Wy Russians so fear the month of August.
Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translator: Nora Favorov

Ilya's Day

Russian Life: July/Aug 2016
What is Ilya's Day and what does Thor have to do with it?
Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translator: Nora Favorov

Reliving August 1991

Russian Life: July/Aug 2016
Visiting the new Yeltsin Museum in Yekaterinburg on before the 25th anniversary of the 1991 coup.
Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translator: Nora Favorov

An Unlikely Tsar

Russian Life: May/June 2016
Vasily Ivanovich Shuysky is generally treated as a minor figure in the history of the Time of Troubles, which is not just.
Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translator: Nora Favorov

Breathing Foreign Air

Russian Life: May/June 2016
20 years ago this month, Soviets were first granted rights to unfettered foreign travel.
Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translator: Nora Favorov