Russian and Soviet History

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2014

    Warm up like a Romanov at this vodka tasting

    What better way to warm up mid-winter than with a little vodka and some beautiful art? The current exhibition at the Museum of Russian Art follows the tale of the Romanov family and the legacy of their lost empire, and to celebrate the exhibit and face the frigid season with a bit of Russian flair, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2010

    Stalin's daughter hunkered down in Wisconsin

    Via WikipediaJosef Stalin and Svetlana Alliluyeva​Turns out Josef Stalin's only daughter, Svetlana Alliluyeva, is somewhat of a cheesehead. She's been living in the Madison area for about 20 years. And a new documentary about one woman's attempt to track her down and ask her some questions is ... More >>

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    October 7, 2009
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    February 20, 2008