Quinn Ziegler ’14 – Moscow 2014: Art for the People?

Moscow, 2014: Art for the People? Quinn Ziegler ’14 Ziegler will spend the 2014-2015 year in Volgograd (the former Stalingrad), where he will be teaching English. It’s a cold, sunny Sunday afternoon in Moscow.  The last week or so has been freezing, topping out around negative ten.  You can tell that everyone on the street is...

Benjamin Carlin ’16 – Going to the Movies in Russia

Going to the Movies in Russia Benjamin Carlin ’16 A double major in Russian and Global Studies, Carlin will spend a year studying abroad in 2014-2015: a semester in Irkutsk, Russia, and a semester in Israel. Like so many aspects of modern Russian life, cinema is in transition. Russian cinema in the post-Stalinist Soviet Union...