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Zdenka Pregelj
Attended M.A in English, Leeds, UK
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James Baldwin and the Fear of a Nation
“On one side of town I was an Uncle Tom,” said James Baldwin in an interview with The Paris Review, “and on the other the Angry Young Man.” But the list of epithets was much longer than that. Robert Kennedy, apoplectic at Baldwin’s statement in a private me...
“On one side of town I was an Uncle Tom,” said James Baldwin in an interview with The Paris Review, “and on the other the Angry Young Man.” But the list of epithets was much longer than that. Robert Kennedy, apoplectic at Bal...
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Director: Ilya Khrjanovsky Writer: Vladimir Sorokin Cast :Shavkat Abdusalamov, Anatoli Adoskin and Aleksei Khvostenko Awards : Special Jury prize Open Russian Film Festival Kinotavr, Russia, 2005 Grand prix au Festival de Rot...
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On Stalin’s Team by Sheila Fitzpatrick
“Team” is not the definition I would use for a group of 40 to 50 people (almost entirely men) who, at their captain’s bidding, colluded in murdering over half their fellow members; nor does “team” fit men selected more for their incompetence than their abil...
“Team” is not the definition I would use for a group of 40 to 50 people (almost entirely men) who, at their captain’s bidding, colluded in murdering over half their fellow members; nor does “team” fit men selected more for th...
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Sensational Novelist -The mysterious mastery of Wilkie Collins
Wilkie Collins was quite literally a colorful character. His doctor described his attire at dinner as sometimes featuring “a light camel hair or tweed suit, with a broad pink or blue striped shirt, and perhaps a red tie." On another occasion he appeared wea...
Wilkie Collins was quite literally a colorful character. His doctor described his attire at dinner as sometimes featuring “a light camel hair or tweed suit, with a broad pink or blue striped shirt, and perhaps a red tie." On ...
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Directed by: Andrei Smirnov Cast:Yevgeny Leonov, Anatoly Papanov, Alexey Glazyrin , Vsevolod Safonov, Nina Urgant A sympathetic, emotionally persuasive drama describing the friendship of four World War II veterans, their sud...
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Ballerina Diana Vishneva: ‘Valery Gergiev let me divide my life in two’
RBTH: What was harder – preserving a connection with the Mariinsky Theater or achieving autonomy from it? Diana Vishneva:  Obviously, in life nothing was as easy and smooth as it seems in words. I had to fight for my position in the theater, since its organ...
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Not many days since I went to visit a house where in former years I had received many a friendly welcome. We went into the owner’s — an artist’s — studio. Prints, pictures, and sketches hung on the walls as I had last seen an...
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In July 1656, the 23-year-old Bento de Spinoza was excommunicated from the Portuguese-Jewish congregation of Amsterdam. It was the harshest punishment of herem (ban) ever issued by that community. The extant document, a lengt...
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Why Spinoza still matters
In July 1656, the 23-year-old Bento de Spinoza was excommunicated from the Portuguese-Jewish congregation of Amsterdam. It was the harshest punishment of herem (ban) ever issued by that community. The extant document, a lengthy and vitriolic diatribe, refer...
In July 1656, the 23-year-old Bento de Spinoza was excommunicated from the Portuguese-Jewish congregation of Amsterdam. It was the harshest punishment of herem (ban) ever issued by that community. The extant document, a lengt...
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New study of Russia on eve of revolution wins Pushkin House Prize
Dominic Lieven’s book  Towards the Flame: Empire, War and the End of Tsarist Russia  has won the 2016 Pushkin House Prize, an annual award given for non-fiction books about Russia. In the book, Lieven, a senior Cambridge research fellow, looks back to the e...
Dominic Lieven’s book Towards the Flame: Empire, War and the End of Tsarist Russia has won the 2016 Pushkin House Prize, an annual award given for non-fiction books about Russia. In the book, Lieven, a senior Cambridge resea...
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Sweet sensation - Mary Elizabeth Braddon
Together with Wilkie Collins, Mary Elizabeth Braddon dominated the market for what came to be known as "the novel of sensation" during the 1860s. Designed to unsettle, the genre caused moral alarm among critics. Not only did it revel in the dubious subject ...
Together with Wilkie Collins, Mary Elizabeth Braddon dominated the market for what came to be known as "the novel of sensation" during the 1860s. Designed to unsettle, the genre caused moral alarm among critics. Not only did ...
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