Articles by Emily Ferris



Japanese Artist Looks for Lenin in Russian Homes

Japanese artist Yoshinori Niwa came to Moscow in search of Lenin and found him. Not the Lenin statues on squares or Lenin images on street signs, but the private Lenin that people still have in their homes.

Yiddish Fest Draws Klezmer Stars

A few years ago, a festival of Jewish music in Moscow was a niche event, but this Thursday thousands are expected at Arena Moscow for Yiddish Fest, with some of the world's best klezmer musicians coming to town.