Ukraine war: life on Russia’s home front after ten months of conflict – Pearls and Irritations

Russia, Saint Petersburg - December 13, 2022: New Year decorations on Nevsky prospect.

One of the biggest lessons from my trip is the huge gap between representations of Russia in the west and what you see when you arrive there. This gap in perception is likely to increase because of the lack of people currently travelling there from the west and the suspension of professional and academic links.

Source: Ukraine war: life on Russia’s home front after ten months of conflict – Pearls and Irritations

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