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Anastasia Balatyonysheva

2 contributions found for Russian Life and/or Chtenia.

A Magic Tablecloth

Russian Life: May/June 2012
One of the most vivid images in Russian fairytales is that of the skatert-samobranka, a self-spreading (and self-cleaning) tablecloth. We consider this magical mystery and offer a recipe for delightful pirozhki.
Author: Darra Goldstein
Illustrations/Images: Anastasia Balatyonysheva
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A Woman's Honor (or, When Pigs Fly)

Russian Life: Mar/Apr 2012
One summer night in 1764, in a provincial Russian village, a dispute broke out between two cousins. Words were exchanged, a pig was thrown, and a 30-year legal battle was born.
Author: Olga Glagoleva
Illustrations/Images: Anastasia Balatyonysheva
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