When American Women's Dreams of Equality Carried Them to Russia

When American Women's Dreams of Equality Carried Them to Russia

By Linda Levitt

By uncovering lost stories of women living abroad, Julia Mickenberg revives rich histories of adventure. 21 Jul 2017 // 8:30 AM

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//Recent Reviews

12 Nov 2006 // 4:00 PM

Counterclockwise

Like the light cycles in Tron, you're in control of futuristic vehicles that leave solid walls in their wakes.

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12 Nov 2006 // 4:00 PM

Starlit Zone Fighter

You're a disembodied head spitting fruit at all manner of monsters. Any questions?

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12 Nov 2006 // 4:00 PM

Ira: The Body And The Soil

Germany's Ira is a group that wants to rock out, but ends up plodding along.

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12 Nov 2006 // 4:00 PM

Annuals: Be He Me

At best an ambitious amalgamation of impeccably curated influences, Annuals' debut fails to endear or distinguish itself.

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12 Nov 2006 // 4:00 PM

Shutting Out the Sun by Michael Zielenziger

Author Michael Zielenzeger toiled as a newspaper reporter in Japan for almost a decade, bearing witness to the soulless materialism and closed-mindedness that's helped run that once-proud nation asunder.

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12 Nov 2006 // 4:00 PM

Joanna Newsom: Ys

And we all fall down slack-jawed to marvel at Joanna Newsom.

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12 Nov 2006 // 4:00 PM

U2: U2: The Joshua Tree

Originally released in 2000, this film explores the making of U2's masterpiece that forever changed the landscape of rock.

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12 Nov 2006 // 4:00 PM

Enigma: A Posteriori

Enigma? You betcha. Only this latest riddle is trapped inside a problem of going to the well 12 too many times with a formula that, while interesting at times, is just far too stoic and stale.

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Whitey: The Light at the End of the Tunnel Is a Train

The problem with constructing a sound almost exclusively out of obvious influences is that it's easy to become defined by a tame sense of craftsmanship.

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12 Nov 2006 // 4:00 PM

The Da Vinci Code (2006)

If religion, to paraphrase Oscar Wilde, is the fashionable substitute for belief, then The Da Vinci Code, judging by author Dan Brown’s quasi religious following, has asserted itself as the fashionable substitute for religion

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'Doctor Who': Casting a Woman as the Doctor Offers Fresh Perspectives and a New Kind of Role Model

// Channel Surfing

"The BBC's announcement of Jodie Whittaker as the first female Doctor has sections of fandom up in arms. Why all the fuss?

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