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Classic Karenina

Anna Karenina

QUT, The Loft

March 17 – 25

Whereas my experience of Russia was characterised by the scorch of summer in St Petersburg et al, for many, the largest country in the world, is associated with the misery of a life of brutal Baltic winters. 737 more words


Anna Karenina: the Book vs. the Movie

Tonight, I finished reading Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy, the 1954 Penguin Classics translation by Rosemary Edmonds, and I rewatched the 2012 version of the movie, starring Keira Knightley, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Jude Law, Domhnall Gleeson, and Alicia Vikander. 2,035 more words

Media Reviews

Twisted Sister – The F Word – Family Issue

Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.

— the opening lines of Anna Karenina

Leo Tolstoy. Yep, that dude. 389 more words

Twisted Sister

Intimidating and Read

Spring boarding off my post of yesterday, I decided to write a post about the longest books that I have read.  At least the longest books that I’ve read and would recommend. 896 more words

Top Ten Tuesday (32)

This weekly meme is brought to you by The Broke and The Bookish. Each week they will post a new Top Ten list. Everyone is welcome to join. 137 more words

Book Lists

Viktorina Kapitonova and Filipe Portugal

Viktorina Kapitonova Викторина Капитонова as “Anna Karenina” and Filipe Portugal as “Alexej Karenin”, “Anna Karenina” choreography by Christian Spuck (based on the novel by Leo Tolstoy Лев Толстой), costumes by Emma Ryott, music by Rodion Shchedrin and performed by Philharmonia Zürich, Ballett Zürich… 41 more words