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From Russia with love

Summer: most people are fainting under white and blue umbrellas on the beach, worshipping the sun and all the frivolity that comes with it.

Paris: Dali’s melting clock. 98 more words

A year of anniversaries...

“Our dead are never dead to us until we have forgotten them: they can be injured by us, they can be wounded; they know all our penitence, all our aching sense that their place is empty, all the kisses we bestow on the smallest relic of their presence.” – George Eliot… 751 more words

Deborah Kerr

New Format: Synchronous and Asynchronous Classroom for Fall 2017 Russian Lit Online

Welcome to By the Onion Sea program! I have been teaching Russian Lit online for several years, including Tolstoy’s War and Peace, Dostoevsky’s Crime and Punishment… 508 more words

Russian Literature

Classical Music Stories: Anna Karenina and a Bach Cello Suite

Classical Music Stories is a series that connects music to your favorite books.

You’ve almost definitely heard the opening of this piece before in commercials or something. 325 more words


Anna Karenina - The Mind Reading Of Leo Tolstoy


This week I have finally got around to reading Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy.

The novel is a masterpiece. I enjoyed it from start to finish and personally thought Levins character development was gripping. 338 more words


Gotterdamerung -- The Twilight of the GWAS

Life may be like a well, but cellular biochemistry and gene function is like a mattress.  Push on it anywhere and everything changes, because it’s all hooked together.   479 more words

Molecular Biology