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Originally published in ASCENT magazine (Autumn 2019). BY JULIANA SCHEIDERER Angela Brintlinger, professor of Slavic and East European languages and cultures, and alumnus Tom Feerick ’10, ’16 are bringing a beloved staple of Russian culinary culture to a new audience. The pair recently published the first English translation of the 1987 book Russian Cuisine in Exile through Academic Studies Press. First released as a series of essays by Pyotr … Continue reading Back to borscht

Wagon Wheel Motel – Cuba, MO

The delightful Wagon Wheel Motel is situated on the outskirts of the small town of Cuba, Missouri on historic Route 66. With cozy cabins lining the property and classic neon signs near the entrance, The Wagon Wheel Motel has a fabulous old-school Americana vibe. And rightly so, as it’s the longest continuously running motel on the route, according to owner Connie Echols. The small property … Continue reading Wagon Wheel Motel – Cuba, MO