Советское белье

Soviet dress is a rather understudied topic. But now we can breathe easier. According to the London Guardian, Professor Olga Gurova from the European University in St. Petersburg is working on a cultural history of underwear in the Soviet period. I have to say, I’ll read it. I find the topic absolutely fascinating. Here is […]


W. Shedd at Accidental Russophile has “tagged” me. So let me indulge him and whoever else is interested. Four jobs I’ve had: University Instructor Waiter Forklift Driver Record Store clerk Four movies I can watch over and over: Seven The Matrix Pulp Fiction Empire Strikes Back Four places I’ve lived: Foster City, California La Verne, […]