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

25 Jan 2007 // 9:00 PM

The Stranglers: Suite XVI

The Stranglers have renewed their maverick approach, sounding as creative and enthused as ever before. Now 30 years into their recording history, the "Meninblack" are back.

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25 Jan 2007 // 9:00 PM

Thomas Hardy: The Time-Torn Man by Claire Tomalin

Thomas Hardy's history, contradictions, now seem less obscure.

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25 Jan 2007 // 9:00 PM

The Knife: The Knife

Early work from last year's Gothic synth sensation the Knife shows the potential and the weaknesses you'd expect from any debut-sophomore pairing.

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T. Raumschmiere: Random Noize Sessions Vol.1

It may be quieter in execution but is no less dangerous in temperament than previous Raumschmiere releases.

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The K Street Gang by Matthew Continetti

Just because government is not as efficient as it could be, is in fact corrupt and slothful and in some cases criminally inefficient, does not mean that the institution of government is wholly destructive.

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Gang Starr: Mass Appeal: The Best of Gang Starr

Gang Starr's populist, universal style of hip-hop emulates the daily operations of city life.

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John Holt: I Cant Get You Off My Mind

If you haven't yet checked out this collection of Holt's Studio One, pre-Volt highlights and you have even a passing interest in reggae, read on.

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25 Jan 2007 // 9:00 PM

Nickel Creek: Reasons Why

Tasty tracks from three spectacular newgrass albums, plus videos and live music.

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25 Jan 2007 // 9:00 PM

Welcome to Durham (2006)

This is both a love letter and a plea to the citizens of Durham, North Carolina.

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25 Jan 2007 // 9:00 PM

Kebab Connection (2005)

Kebab Connection takes a refreshingly low-key approach to the questions of difference, and underlying issues of prejudice and discrimination, that drive its narrative.

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//Mixed media
//Blogs

'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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