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GUEST BLOG—Taking on the Big Questions With Two Titans of Russian Literaure

GUEST BLOG—Taking on the Big Questions With Two Titans of Russian Literaure

By Julia Zarankin I am very excited about returning to Classical Pursuits and leading a discussion seminar on Tolstoy and Dostoevsky. Many people say that the world can be divided between Tolstoy and Dostoevsky lovers, and this summer you’ll be able to test which camp works best for you! I […]

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GUEST BLOG — Bobbi Speck on Russia’s Golden Age

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Apr 30, 2014

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GUEST BLOG — Bobbi Speck on Russia’s Golden Age

NOTA BENE: Many of you will know that Sean Forester, classical painter and lover of 19th century Russian art, literature and music, had to cut short his trip due to a death in the family. Sean did get to escort the group through the Tetryakov Gallery in Moscow and lead […]

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TRAVEL PURSUITS – Report from Russia, April 2014

TRAVEL PURSUITS – Report from Russia, April 2014

A group of 16 travellers accompanied Sean Forester to Russia to travel back in time to its golden age of art, music, and literature. They are discussing Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina and have already enjoyed Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake at the Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg. But when one travels with Sean, […]

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