Our cover photo comes to us from Vladimir Gitin, who teaches Russian at Harvard University. More of his photos can be viewed here and here. He lives in Boston and St. Petersburg.
Revolutionary Russian choreographer Leonid Yakobson fought prejudice, rivals, and the omnipresent Soviet censors to pursue his art, as a magnificent new book narrates
A true believer in the tenets of Darwinism in the 19th Century goes on what amounts to a pilgrimage to that great Darwinian destination, the Galapagos Islands, in James Morrow’s glowing new novel