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Sergey Vinogradov The fact that the Russian chess school is the second to none in the world is well-known to everyone in Africa who is aware of how the pieces move on the board. The fact that this is so is best known to Nadezhda Marochkina, an athlete and coach living in Senegal. On the continent, Russian chess players are treated with true reverence and even concealed fear - almost as if they were magicians. During seven years of her life in Africa, Nadezhda Marachkina, a native of Kirov, has managed to join the national chess team of Senegal and become the champion of West Africa. She has been admitted into the...

12.12.2020
Rubric: Interview
Subject: Array

Svetlana Smetanina There is a monument to Helena Antipoff, a Russian woman, in Brazil. She was a child psychologist and teacher who transformed the entire school system in this country. It was Helena Antipoff who managed to make a difference in attitude towards children with special needs. She also developed an education system for gifted children. Her legacy includes departments of psychology at local universities, a network of rural schools, and centers for gifted children, as well as the very system of public school education in Brazil that she has founded. Helena Antipoff, the 1930s. Photo credit:...

07.12.2020
Rubric: Articles
Subject: Diaspora

Svetlana Smetanina This year marks the centenary of the Russian exodus. Above all, it is meant to commemorate our compatriots who greatly contributed to the achievements of mankind with their work and talent. Alexander M. Poniatoff, the creator of the video recorder, was one of those people. His name was inscribed in the world history of inventions. Alexander M. Poniatoff, 1968. Photo credit: Museum of History of Kazan University “A man’s life is not complete unless he has made a contribution to humanity” Mentioning the name of Alexander Poniatoff, a White Guard and an...

30.11.2020
Rubric: Articles
Subject: Diaspora

Sergey Vinogradov Dozens of poems, stories and essays have participated in the Russian-Speaking Oceania contest, organized by Unification Russian weekly from Sydney. There were such contests in Australia and New Zealand, but for the first time such a big territory was covered. There are not so much Russian compatriots “from the islands” yet but they are being noticed. Russian-Speaking Oceania contest advertisement /Photo: unification.com.au Creative writing is really important for the Russian community in Australia and New Zealand. Many have...

30.10.2020
Rubric: Articles
Subject: Diaspora

Sergey Vinogradov Photo credit: www.city-news.ru The World Chess Day is celebrated annually on July 20. Today it brings together amateurs and professionals of the ancient game, even if over a virtual board only. This day has been marked by series of international online-tournaments opened in Russia and abroad. Russian compatriots are going to launch the Chess Friendship Cup today. Such a name could not have come at a better time - during the self-isolation, chess turned into a bridge that made distances vanished. Live excitement online In June, Jordan became the heart and soul of...

23.07.2020
Rubric: Interview
Subject: Diaspora

Anna Genova Holding a contest in the midst of the pandemic is rather challenging, but it is the kind of thing you do for children who have bilingual schooling and live in bilingual environment. Tatiana Henderson-Stewart, the principal of Cherry Orchard Russian School in London, told us about Once I Dreamt contest. They even had to make additional categories of prizes because children wrote very interesting works about their dreams and imaginings, and all the writings were so unique. Graduation celebration in Vishenka (Little Cherry) Nursery – Tatiana, in the midst of the lockdown you organized an...

21.07.2020
Rubric: Interview
Subject: Diaspora

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