XNUMXth century American literature

What do you know about the top writers in North America? These five lectures will immerse you in the world of literary journalism, great American poets and tell you about the best film adaptations of great American novels. Ambrose Bierce, William Faulkner, Ernest Hemingway, John Updike and Henry Miller - ...

An open letter to the memory of Zhvanetsky: why am I sad and happy at the same time

I woke up today with a lump in my throat and eyes wet with tears. I was lying, thinking, thinking ... Until I understood - I was orphaned. Zhvanetsky left me. First, a little about the sad. He probably left many, but I don't know them ...

The three most common stereotypes about Americans: truth or fiction?

The author of the channel “Visiting Uncle Sam” on Yandex.Zen spoke about the most common stereotypes about Americans and how they correspond to reality. Further - from the first person. We react with a smile on our face to banal stereotypes about Russia. Now I ...

'I'll show you real America!': A guy from Russia honestly spoke about the pros and cons of living in the USA

The author of the Slovo Bendera channel lived in Krasnodar until the end of 2018. Difficulties in doing business gave him the idea that it was time to change something. The choice fell on the family to move to Miami, Florida, USA. There is no regret about this, but it is still difficult for a Russian person to get used to something in the local order. The words…

Emigration to the USA - the pros and cons of living in the land of freedom

The United States of America is a country of freedom, democracy and great opportunity. Every year, millions of people around the world play the green card visa lottery to get the right to live and work in the United States. At first glance, life in America seems to be carefree. ...

We drank, we drink and we will drink: 15 of the most drinking states of America

Americans love to party. This means drinking a lot of alcohol and behaving in a relaxed and risky manner. Of course, there are countries in the world that surpass Americans in alcohol consumption, but we decided to sort it out and determine the most drinking states in America. Despite the fact that the majority ...

America, which surprised me: the recognition of tourists

The reader of TheQuestion portal, which connects those who are looking for information with those who have professional knowledge and experience and are ready to share them, asked their “colleagues” in the Internet space a question. Journalist Alexandra Shvedchenko asked: “What did you learn unusual about America, having been in it?”. “It struck me ...

10 states where the number of immigrants is growing faster than others

Everyone knows that the United States is a country of immigrants. However, their number will differ significantly in each state. The publication cheatsheet.com has compiled a list of 10 states where the number of immigrants is growing the fastest. The portal's journalists note that California, New York, Texas have always been in the lead in this rating ...

How a Russian artist designed and tested icebreakers in the USA

"Our work does not end in storms and in the polar night." A. Gorodnitsky Alexander of Jerusalem is known in Houston for his participation in productions of the Russian Theater, the Entreprise Theater and solo recitals. Handsome, artistic, imposing, he always brings in the roles that he plays, ...

Personal experience: why calling a doctor in America is pointless

As you know, doctors in America do not go home (there are, however, medical programs where it is possible to call a doctor at home, but even then the doctor will not come to you “on the same day” - the sites I have studied talk about 24-48 hours, as…

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