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Noah Sneider

Noah Sneider

is The Economist's Moscow correspondent


Moscow’s modernist buildings were denounced by Stalin and then neglected. But as Noah Sneider discovered, they are now being restored by a new generation of architects with a different view of history

Paradise in Perm

At the edge of Siberia, a brilliant young conductor is reinventing classical performance. Noah Sneider went to meet the maestro


You don’t have to travel far from Moscow’s bustling heart to find serenity, beauty and history. Noah Sneider heads out from the capital to experience peace and literary inspiration

Reflecting the universe

Andrey Zvyagintsev, Russian director of the much-lauded “Leviathan”, has a new film, “Loveless”, coming out. Noah Sneider talked to him about using film to find miracles in the minutiae

Body Politics

Protest isn’t safe in Vladimir Putin’s Russia, but one artist is putting himself on the line. Politics is his subject; his body is his medium. Noah Sneider presents Petr Pavlensky