Why Are Russian People Identical With The Serious Character?

If you have seen enough movies, you might be familiar with how Russians are typically pictured in them; tough, cold, up to no humors and serious. Many times they are given roles as spies or villains. But is it true that in reality Russians are always so serious? Why are they identified with such character? […]

Russian Authors Write a Lot about Russian Soul. What Is It?

If you are familiar with the classic Russian literature, then you have likely encountered the Russian soul. Just like the word itself, “soul” is something intangible and mysterious. People who live outside of Russia, but have always been curious about what the country is all about, may find this Russian soul hard to understand but […]