15 December 1998 Among the news of bankruptcies, closures, and cancellations in Russia, the axing (due to lack of funds) of a state television daily puppet show Spokoinoi nochi, malishi (Good night, little children) might seem insignificant. But it did touch a nostalgic string in my soul. The program, featuring the unsophisticated yet charming puppets […]

You have reached a premium content area of Transitions. To read this entire article please login if you are already a Transitions subscriber.

Not a subscriber?

Subscribe today for access to:
Full access to the website, including premium articles videos, country reports and searchable archives (containing over 25,000 articles).

You can subscribe here to gain access to the entire website.