Liden & Denz Russian language blog

28 Jun
2021
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Foreigns in Russia will no doubt have encountered things or people they do not understand. Sometimes, this makes life complicated. Other times, it makes for a funny situation. Maybe something that was scary or strange at first end up being funny once you’ve dealt with it. Here is one story of mine, which is the ...
25 Jun
2021
Let’s learn some basic facts about the Far East! So in the previous post, I introduced the Far East and noted that little attention is paid to this part of Russia. Indeed, a search of what Liden & Denz bloggers write about show zero results for the Far East (though it might be that I ...
18 Jun
2021
If you’ve been keeping up with these blogs, you might know that I have finally made it to Russia! Although I had to isolate for two weeks upon arrival, thankfully this has now finished and I am steadily beginning to explore St Petersburg and all it has to offer. As I have only been ‘free’ ...
15 Jun
2021
What do you know about the Far East? For most foreigners and for me, the answer is: not much. Even though my studies at Uppsala University is meant to make me a specialist on Russia, the truth is it mainly focus on to Russia as a whole. And when we do “zoom in” somewhere in ...
11 Jun
2021
Всем привет! Hello everyone! My name is Nick and I am writing to you while sitting in my university library in Uppsala, a small city in middle Sweden. I am studying Russian and Eurasian Studies there. Now that my first academic year has ended, I hope to level up my Russian at Liden & Denz ...
07 Jun
2021
After 13 weeks studying and interning at Liden and Denz, the time has come to say goodbye. I am so grateful to have received such outstanding teaching and to have worked as an editorial assistant for Liden and Denz. Whilst my time here hasn’t been quite what I expected, the school’s online teaching has been second to ...
03 Jun
2021
When I first began blogging here at Liden & Denz, you might remember that in my first post I talked about how I longed to come to Russia, and how I was studying online for the time being due to ongoing travel restrictions. I’m pleased to say I have now finally made it to Saint ...
03 Jun
2021
This week I’m checking in with Anna, a current student and intern at Liden and Denz, to chat with her about what inspired her to study Russian, how she has found studying online with Liden and Denz, and to hear about her recent arrival in St Petersburg from the UK!  Tell us a bit about ...