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3 months ago
No 'Bears in the Streets:' How Russia Has Changed Since the USSR

What's with this whole "bears in the streets" thing, anyway? PRI's The Takeaway pries an answer out of me. Give it a listen!

From a collapsed economy in the early 1990s to rising up again as a global superpower, Russia has come a long way since the fall of the Soviet Union.

3 months ago
Photos from Lisa Dickey, author's post

Tomorrow at 11 am ET / 8 PT I'll be on the Stephanie Miller Show, telling tales about how the #Russians have changed over the past 20 years.

Tune in to hear about folks like Oleg and Sveta, shown ... See more

4 months ago
In Conversation With Lisa Dickey Author of Bears In The Streets: Three Journeys Across a Changing Russia

Everything you always wanted to know about #BearsintheStreets but were afraid to ask: Norm Goldman asked, and I answered. Thanks to Bookpleasures for the interview!

Bookpleasures.com welcomes as our guest author and ghostwriter Lisa Dickey who has helped write seventeen published nonfiction books, including eight New York Times bestsellers. Dickey began her ... See more

4 months ago
Timeline Photos

My pal Jane Lynch is all about the Bears! Thanks for coming out to support my 20-years-later #book about #Russia. #BearsintheStreets

4 months ago
Lisa Dickey discusses and signs Bears in the Streets: Three Journeys Across a Changing Russia | Book Soup

LA people! It's going to rain tonight, but just pretend it's snow and ski on over to Book Soup! 8818 Sunset Blvd. in West Hollywood, 7 p.m.
#BearsintheStreets
http://goo.gl/Xcly6U

4 months ago
Shelf Awareness for Readers for Tuesday, February 14, 2017

"Bears in the Streets is one of those rare books that shows readers something new in the ordinary; it's touching, funny and utterly necessary." Thanks for the great review, Zak Nelson! ... See more

4 months ago
BoldTV

Thanks, BoldTV! Had a great time talking Russia on your show.

On Friday Lisa Dickey, author of Bears in the Streets: Three Journeys Across a Changing Russia, joined our discussion on the future of Russian relations. If you were interested in our discussion, and ... See more

4 months ago
I've been visiting Russia for nearly 30 years. I've never seen Russians prouder than under Putin.

Today in Vox, my piece on how the Russians feel about Putin -- and why.

This is how Vladimir Putin has made Russians feel great again.

4 months ago
Bookstr

Thrilled to be live with Bookstr discussing Bears in the Streets!

We are thrilled to be live with Lisa Dickey, author of 'Bears in the Street', and so much more! Ask her about writing, life, and more!

4 months ago
Bears in the Streets - Book Trailer

“Bears in the Streets: Three Journeys Across a Changing Russia” is that rare story about Russia that’s NOT about Putin or politics. It’s about the Russian people.

In 1995, I traveled ... See more

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