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Russian Geography and History

The Geography of Russia
Mini-lecture on the geography of Russia followed by a short quiz.


Folk Art: the Lubok

Read about the history of the lubok and link to sites about this form of Russian folk art.

Russian Icon Painting

Learn about the Russian icon, how it is made and link to images of representative icons.

Overview of Modern Russian Art
Read a brief introduction to the history of modern Russian art.

Resources on Russian Art
Find links to useful print and internet resources on Russian art.

The Performing Arts

Ballet Ticket

View a Russian ballet ticket and answer questions based on it.

Ballet Program
View a Russian ballet program and answer questions based on it.


Recommended Travel Guides
Travelling to Russia soon? Click here and find out what guidebooks you should take along with you.


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