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Olga Freidenberg’s online archive

Olga Mikhailovna Freidenberg (Boris Pasternak’s cousin) was a Russian and Soviet classical philologist, one of the pioneers of cultural studies in Russia. Many of her works were not published in her life-time and still remain unpublished. Her unique archive (in private … Continue reading

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Books of memory: Leningrad Blockade 1941-1944

On 23 November 2012 the Bodleian Libraries received a special gift from the Association of Survivors of the Leningrad blockade – a set of 35 volumes of the Knigi pamiati: Blokada Leningrad 1941-1944 (“Books of memory: Leningrad Blockade 1941-1944”). This … Continue reading

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