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The Little-Known History of Kostroma’s Statue of Lenin

02 Aug 2021

I study at Durham University, which is twinned with the Russian city of Kostroma, located North-East of Moscow. This connection between the cities has led to me learning a ...
22 Apr 2021

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It may seem that the tourist trail in St Petersburg is all about the city's imperial past: the palaces of Peter the Great and Catherine the Great, the Peter and Paul Fortress ...
15 Mar 2021

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Contrary to what many people might imagine, Soviet supermarket shelves were not stacked with rows of brand-less commodities. In fact, the process of brand-creation was closely ...