Teaching Russian Online from Texas? Da!

Original Article published on RBTH.COM on April 22, 2020 Photo Credit: LAITS (pictured right: Heather Rice) Dr. Heather Rice of the University of Texas at Austin talks about the perks and challenges of teaching Russian online and whether it’s possible to fully grasp the culture of the country without knowing the language. Arguably, in this [...]

Moscow Underground

There are no beautiful surfaces without a terrible depth. - Friedrich Nietzsche If Moscow has done anything right it's their metro system. It’s clean, spectacular, and a universe of live music—it seems to be everywhere. I come from Austin, Texas—the purported “Live Music Capital of the World”—but I can say without a twinge of conscience [...]