On RT’s cultural program this week, Martyn Andrews and his crew go in search of venues and locations connected with the impressive list of Russian poets and authors. Libraries, mansions, house museums, restaurants, monuments and book clubs — it’s easy to see the large impact legends such as Pushkin and Tolstoy have had on Russian cultural society. So hardbacks and paperbacks in hand, join our tour to get a textual blast into the literary past!
The recluse spinster, Ms. Havisham, would have a much different lifestyle if she had a Sassy Gay Friend.
From Charles Dickens’ novel “Great Expectations”