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Evvie Drake Starts Over
- A Novel
- By: Linda Holmes
- Narrated by: Julia Whelan, Linda Holmes
- Length: 9 hrs and 6 mins
In a sleepy seaside town in Maine, recently widowed Eveleth “Evvie” Drake rarely leaves her large, painfully empty house nearly a year after her husband’s death in a car crash. Everyone in town, even her best friend, Andy, thinks grief keeps her locked inside, and Evvie doesn’t correct them. Meanwhile, in New York City, Dean Tenney, former Major League pitcher and Andy’s childhood best friend, is wrestling with what miserable athletes living out their worst nightmares call the “yips”: he can’t throw straight anymore, and, even worse, he can’t figure out why.
- 3 out of 5 stars
- By Carolina Girl on 10-12-19
The Winthrop Woman – Historical Novel Society
Written by Anya Seton
Review by Susanne Dunlap
A sprawling epic that covers the entire life of a woman whose vicissitudes and adventures formed a characteristic part of the early settlement of the United States, The Winthrop Woman
Through family and state politics, Indian relations, and deeply personal stories of loss and suffering, Bess comes to exemplify the indomitable spirit of those who carved New England out of the inhospitable lands of the new world. Through her eyes, we watch the expansion out of Massachusetts west through Connecticut, and come to understand the fragile, combative relationship with the Dutch settlers in New Amsterdam. But the political history is really a backdrop to the deeply engrossing, beautifully written saga of one unconventional woman’s quest for love and redemption. A true page-turner, I could not put this novel down.
The Winthrop Woman is a magnificent book, scrupulously researched, with an unerring instinct for drama and pace. Her characters—even those of the Indians who form an important part of Bess’s life—are all sympathetic and complex, and although her constantly shifting point of view takes some getting used to, the absorbing whole is more than worth the effort.
This edition features a foreword by Philippa Gregory, which furnishes some fascinating background about Seton’s influences, and points out the proto-feminism in this work dating from a time when patriarchy was the dominant social paradigm.
The Winthrop Woman (Book Review)
I loved this book of historical fiction and give it five stars. Anya Seton is a master story teller, and a meticulously thorough researcher. This book about the early half of the 1600’s was a best seller back in 1958. I can see why, and it taught me much about the founding of New England, particularly the area near where I live.
It is the true story (based on surviving documents) of Elizabeth (Bess) Winthrop, niece (and daughter-in-law) to the rigid puritan John Winthrop who help found the Massachusetts Bay Colony.
The story begins in England before the migration to the New World in 1631, and tells a clear and unvarnished story of the Puritans, who focused on the Old Testament’s harsh decrees. When Elizabeth’s friend Anne Hutchinson–who we have a highway named after here– claimed that “God is Love,” she was excommunicated from the church in Boston as a heretic and banished.
Sympathizing with Anne Hutchinson’s view, eventually Elizabeth must flee too, and ends up the largest land owner in Greenwich, Connecticut, which at the time was just the wilds filled with natives. She was on friendly terms with those natives, although the mutually butchering times made that very difficult to do.
She ends up allying with the Dutch in New Amsterdam to avoid the tyrannical Puritans in New Haven and Stamford that are pressing on Greenwich from both sides. And while the Dutch were tolerant religiously (much to the consternation of their Puritan neighbors) Elizabeth’s alliance to them had its own difficulties and trials.
Bess was a woman well before her time in her strident need to follow her own conscience, be the master of her own fate, own her own land, and eventually love whom she chose.
I recommend this book highly to any one interested in the 1600’s in New England (particularly Connecticut), for you will come to understand it as never before. I think this novel would be great high school reading for homeschoolers (especially girls) as well. It would make a wonderful Masterpiece Theater series, if only they depicted American stories.
However, it is not a light undertaking, for while engrossing, this 586 page novel has small print, narrow margins and very little white on the page. It takes a long time to read it, but I enjoyed each minute of it, giving my husband daily updates as this epic progressed. Maybe consider listening to the 27 hours of the audio?
I read a copy from the library, but then bought my own at the recent Newtown library sale. You can see both versions below. This is a book I might read again someday. I’ve added this author’s book titled Katherine, to my reading list for some time in the future.
Meanwhile, I wish you all as much pluck, forbearance, beauty, and brave endurance as this strong minded heroine. She will not be forgotten, and it was tenaciously spirited people such as her that built this country we must defend and nurture now.
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Historical Society Presents: Anya Seton, Best-selling Author of ‘The Winthrop Woman,’ Chronicles Life of Elizabeth Feake
Anya Seton: A Writing Life
Zoom Lecture: September 22 at 7:00pm
Lucinda MacKethan, an acclaimed scholar of American literature and author of the newly published book Anya Seton: A Writing Life, will present an intimate look at Greenwich native Anya Seton’s creative process, how she balanced writing with raising three children and her conflicted relationship with reviewers. A compelling portrait emerges of a deeply dedicated writer whose life was full of inner turmoil.
In addition to masterpieces Katherine and The Winthrop Woman, Seton wrote eight other historical novels which are still widely beloved 60 years after their publication. Born in 1904, Seton was the daughter of celebrity writer Ernest Thompson and Grace Gallatin Seton, a leader in the women’s suffrage movement.
“My forte is story, and a peculiarly meticulous (fearful, yes) desire to weave historical fact into history. Make history come alive and as exciting as the past is to me.”– Anya Seton
Historical Society members: Free; non-members: $10
For more information and reservations to the Zoom lecture: https://greenwichhistory.org/anya-seton-a-writers-life-with-author-lucinda-mackethan/
Lucinda MacKethan is one of the nation’s foremost scholars in the literature of the American South. She is the author or editor of six books, including Daughters of Time: Creating Women’s Voice in Southern Story and the co-edited Companion to Southern Literature, which was named a “best reference work” by the American Library Association. She has served as chair of the North Carolina Humanities Council, a state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. She retired in 2008 after 37 years as director of the creative writing program and Alumni Distinguished Professor of English at North Carolina State University
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Officials say man who killed Black man and woman in Winthrop was working alone, are investigating ‘when he became radicalized’ – Boston News, Weather, Sports
WINTHROP, MASS. (WHDH) – Officials said they do not believe the man who shot and killed a Black man and woman in Winthrop on Saturday was working with others, but they are still investigating how he was “radicalized” into fatally shooting people in what is being investigated as a hate crime.
Nathan Allen, 28, of Winthrop, shot and killed retired state trooper David L. Green, 58, and Air Force Staff Sgt. Ramona Cooper, 60, after stealing a box truck and crashing it into a building Saturday afternoon, officials said. Investigators allegedly found racist and anti-Semitic writing from Allen, who allegedly called whites “apex predators.”
On Monday, Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins said local officials have been working with the FBI while investigating Allen, and found racist writings in his handwriting from as recently as last week. She said community members have been worried about other potential attacks, but she emphasized she believed Allen was acting alone.
“We understand people are very afraid he was working with other people, at this stage of the investigation we are confident we don’t believe that to be true,” Rollins said. “I am confident in saying there was hate in this man’s heart … when he became radicalized, when he started believing these things, we are not certain yet. ”
Allen was later shot by a Winthrop police sergeant. He was pronounced dead at the hospital.
Winthrop officials said they would hold a neighborhood drop-in meeting at the Winthrop Senior Center on Wednesday to address trauma in the community, and would hold a vigil for Cooper and Green on Thursday at 7 p.m.
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Join our Newsletter for the latest news right to your inbox90,000 Russian figure skaters for the first time in history took the entire podium at the World Championship – Sport
TASS, March 27. Russian figure skater Anna Shcherbakova became the winner of the World Championship in Stockholm.
On the sum of the two programs, 16-year-old Shcherbakova scored 233.17 points (81.00 + 152.17). The second was Elizaveta Tuktamysheva (220.46; 78.86 + 141.60), the third – Alexandra Trusova (217. 20; 64.82 + 152.38). Trusova after the short program took 12th place. For the first time in history, three Russian women took the entire podium at the world championship in women’s single skating.Previously, domestic athletes managed to do this only in pair skating (1969, 1988).
Russian women managed to maintain the maximum quota for the upcoming Olympic Games. Three athletes will represent Russia in Beijing.
In connection with the sanctions of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) at the tournament, the Russian team acts as the team of the Figure Skating Federation of Russia (FSR). Instead of the national anthem, a fragment from Pyotr Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No. 1 is played as a musical accompaniment to the award ceremony.
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A student of Eteri Tutberidze Shcherbakova became the world champion for the first time, she is also a three-time champion of Russia, a silver medalist of the European Championship and the final of the Grand Prix series. A student of Alexei Mishin, 24-year-old Elizaveta Tuktamysheva performed at the world championship for the first time since the 2015 tournament, in which she became the winner. 16-year-old Trusova is a ward of two-time Olympic champion Evgeni Plushenko, she became the third at the European Championships and in the final of the Grand Prix series.
On Thursday, Anastasia Mishina and Alexander Gallyamov won gold at the World Championship in pair skating, Alexandra Boykova and Dmitry Kozlovsky became the third in this discipline. On Saturday, medals will be drawn among men and in ice dancing.
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The women’s artistic gymnastics competition at the Tokyo Olympics began with qualifications.According to the results of performances on Sunday, the participants in the finals of the team (8 teams) and personal (24 athletes) all-around became known, as well as in four separate types (8 gymnasts in each): vault, floor exercise, balance beam and uneven bars. At the same time, in the finals of individual competitions, according to the rules, no more than two athletes from one team will be able to compete.
As expected, the main struggle in the team competition unfolded between representatives of the “big three” – ROC ( Lilia Akhaimova, Victoria Listunova, Angelina Melnikova, Vladislav Urazov ), China and the USA.At the same time, the rivalry between the first two teams turned out to be full-time, they played in the same group, and the advantage of the ROC team, albeit not a gigantic one, was visible on almost every apparatus. The athletes did not commit a single gross mistake. As a result, 171.629 points against 166.863 for the representatives of the Celestial Empire.
The main threat to the ROC team was represented by the American women performing in the next shift, led by the main star of modern gymnastics, four-time Olympic champion Simona Biles .But the favorites did not look perfect, allowing blots out of the blue. And in the complexity of their programs were far from the maximum. As a result, American gymnasts, despite Biles’ best efforts, did not manage to surpass the OCD team’s result of 170.562. And, this is, perhaps, the main sensation of the first day of the Olympic competition among women. It is already clear that on Tuesday, in the final of the team championship, the teams of the ROC and the USA will compete for the first place.
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However, in the individual all-around, Bales, who dreamed of bringing Olympic competition in Tokyo five gold medals, did not miss the first place.Her result is 57.731. In second place is unexpectedly Brazilian Rebeca Andrade (57.399), and three representatives of the ROC team – Melnikova, Urazova and Listunova (she will not perform in the final according to the regulations) – are in fourth, fifth and sixth places, respectively. This trio led after the performance in their group, but the representatives of the New World were able to move them.
Biles, winner of all gymnastics world championships since 2013, leads the vault after qualifying.Andrade also turned out to be the second one. The best of the ROC team – Akhaimova, representing St. Petersburg – is in sixth position, and Melnikova also made it to the final.
Two ROC gymnasts will also compete in uneven bars. The third step after qualification was taken by Anastasia Ilyankova , who performs only in the individual competition. After Ilyankova, Melnikova is located – this is the third type, for which Angelina qualified for the final. And the two-time world champion Belgian Nina Derval took the first place here.
In the floor exercise, a surprise was presented by the veteran of Italian gymnastics, the 2006 world champion in absolute superiority Vanessa Ferrari , who is leading after qualifying, ahead of Bayles. From the ROC team, Melnikova and Listunova again got the opportunity to compete for medals, who shared 6th place with 14 points.
The log turned out to be a purely Chinese species, the three first places out of four were staked out by the representatives of this country – Guan Chengchen , Tang Xijing and Lu Yufi .It will be very difficult to stop this hegemony, but Urazova, who closed the top eight, will try to spoil the mood of the gymnasts of the Celestial Empire.
Artistic Gymnastics at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. Women. Schedule.
Start time of the competition – Moscow
Tuesday July 27
Women. Teams. The final. Beginning at 13:45
Thursday 29 July
Women. Individual championship.The final. Beginning at 13:50
1 August, Sunday
Women. Vault. The beginning is at 11:55. Exercises on uneven bars. Beginning at 13:27
Monday 2 August
Women. Floor exercise. Beginning at 12:00
Tuesday August 3
Women. Balance Beam Exercises. Starts at 11:48
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The names of ten young Russian women scientists who have been awarded the national L’ORÉAL-UNESCO scholarship “For Women in Science” have been announced in Moscow.National winners have been selected in Russia since 2007. The best of the best young scientists from among the fair sex are determined by an authoritative jury, including representatives of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
The organizers decided to postpone the traditional solemn award ceremony of this year. However, the celebration of the winners has not been canceled at all. Still, this is a beautiful event, which took place last year at the Pashkov House, and it is a real holiday for the laureates and their families. The celebration will take place next year, when the winners of both 2020 and 2021 will be invited to Moscow.
In our country, women scientists traditionally conduct advanced research on an equal basis with men. However, even in Russia, the majority of highly promising female researchers at various stages of their careers “fall out of the race” due to family reasons. As a result, not many women remain in leadership positions. But the development of science, like other areas, very much depends on the decisions made. If the teams of scientific laboratories and research institutes are not balanced, do not consider the proposals put forward by women, then the whole process suffers, and with it the entire global scientific progress.
By the way, in the whole world, even despite the significant discoveries of women scientists, the fair sex still represents only 29% of the total number of scientists. Numerous studies have shown that women’s ideas receive less funding and the results of their work are less likely to receive the recognition they deserve. Thus, only 3% of the Nobel prizes in science have ever been awarded to women.
The L’ORÉAL-UNESCO For Women in Science program is designed to make a difference.The slogan of the program: “The world needs science, science needs women.”
The creators of the program are confident that the support of outstanding women scientists is a prerequisite for promoting gender equality in science. And the point, of course, is not a simple equalization of the number of places in the team, frankly, for the sake of time. Previously, it has been proven that teams with approximately equal numbers of participants of both genders do better in a wide variety of areas. Sometimes, where the solution proposed by the man does not fit, the woman finds a “workaround”, offers a compromise.And vice versa. Where the woman offers a softer solution, the man decides to take the risk, and the whole team will get a better result.
The program has awarded scholarships to young women scientists for 14 years. This is not only recognition and mention in the media, which add confidence to many, but also financial assistance to talented and promising specialists in various fields of knowledge who are planning to develop their careers in Russia.
“Today, in the face of global challenges, it is vital to provide long-term support to women scientists.Because science is the business of all mankind. Giving women their rightful place in science and society means empowering the world to effectively address urgent health, climate change and artificial intelligence challenges, ”says Claudio Cavicholi, CEO of L’Oréal in Russia and the CIS.
Fellows of the Russian competition L’ORÉAL-UNESCO “For Women in Science” in 2020:
Bondareva Nadezhda Sergeevna , National Research Tomsk State University, Tomsk. Research area of Nadezhda: modeling of melting and natural convection processes for designing cooling systems for radio-electronic equipment. Also her work, she is exploring the possibility of using materials with a variable phase state in building structures. The latter will help reduce temperature fluctuations, which means it will increase the energy efficiency of buildings.
Borodkina Alexandra Vasilievna , Institute of Cytology RAS, St. Petersburg. Alexandra’s research area is the study of the molecular mechanisms that determine the initiation, development and spread of cellular senescence.She and her team are identifying the genetic, epigenetic and morphological changes that occur during cell aging, and are developing strategies that could restore youthfulness to cells, or at least slow down their aging.
Volkova Yulia Alekseevna , Institute of Organic Chemistry named after N. D. Zelinsky RAS, Moscow. Julia’s research area: the development of original strategies for the synthesis of heterocyclic derivatives of steroid hormones and the study of the potential of their use as anticancer agents of a new generation.
Eliseeva Irina Aleksandrovna , Institute of Protein of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Pushchino. Irina’s research area: mechanisms of regulation of protein biosynthesis, their interaction and connection with the development of complex socially significant diseases.
Lyagaeva Yulia Georgievna , Institute of High-Temperature Electrochemistry, Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Yekaterinburg. Julia’s research area: the design of high-temperature proton-conducting electrolytes and mixed ion-electronic conductors, as well as the formation of scientific foundations for the development of medium-temperature solid oxide electrochemical devices for various purposes, including hydrogen sensors, solid oxide fuel cells and electrolyzers.
Smirnova Darya Aleksandrovna , Institute of Applied Physics RAS, Nizhny Novgorod. Daria’s research area: studying the optical properties of resonant nanostructured materials in relation to the creation of highly efficient sources of electromagnetic radiation and promising functional nanophotonics devices intended for information processing and storage.
Snezhkina Anastasia Vladimirovna , Institute of Molecular Biology. V.A.Engelhardt RAS, Moscow. Anastasia’s research area: research on genetic disorders and molecular pathways associated with the formation and growth of both rare and widespread human tumors. Anastasia and her team are identifying molecular biomarkers that could optimize diagnostics, as well as the choice of new strategies for the treatment of tumors.
Starikova Alena Andreevna , Southern Federal University, Rostov-on-Don. Alena’s research area: computer search for transition metal complexes that demonstrate the variability of magnetic properties depending on applied external influences.Such “findings” will be useful in the development of molecular switches, molecular memory, spin qubits, and other elements of next-generation computing systems.
Usoltseva Roza Vladimirovna , Pacific Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry named after G.B. Elyakova FEB RAS, Vladivostok. Rosa’s research area: study of the polysaccharide composition of brown algae, isolation and purification of biologically active polysaccharides, development of new methods and approaches to the study of their structure. She is also looking for ways to change polysaccharides, which will make it possible to obtain new compounds with more pronounced biological activity, and is analyzing the possibility of using natural and modified polysaccharides in pharmacology.
Shakirova Yulia Ravilevna , St. Petersburg State University, St. Petersburg. Julia’s research area: synthesis of transition metal complexes that can act as luminescent sensors for mapping metabolic and physicochemical parameters of biological objects.Research of this kind helps to study the mechanisms of complex physiological processes.
We add that in 2020, 388 applications from 51 cities of Russia were received for the Russian stage of the For Women in Science competition. That is, the number of applications increased by 16% compared to last year.
Annually, the selection of the scholarship holders is carried out by an authoritative jury chaired by Alexei Removich Khokhlov, Vice-President of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Professor, Head of the Department of Polymer and Crystal Physics, Faculty of Physics, Moscow State University. M.V. Lomonosov, academician, member of the European Academy, laureate of the State Prize of the Russian Federation in the field of science and technology.
Since 2008, the jury has included Tatyana Maksimovna Birshtein, Professor of the St. Petersburg Institute of Macromolecular Compounds of the Russian Academy of Sciences, who was awarded the 2007 International Prize of the For Women in Science program in the Europe nomination for outstanding research in the field of statistical physics of polymers and for active teaching at the Faculty of Physics, St. Petersburg University.
Under the terms of the competition, scholarship applicants can be women scientists, candidates of science under the age of 35, working in Russian scientific institutes and universities in the following disciplines: physics, chemistry, medicine and biology.
The criteria for the selection of scholarship holders are the scientific significance of the candidate, the practical usefulness and feasibility of the project proposed for consideration by the jury, as well as the candidate’s desire to continue his scientific career in Russia.
Over the entire existence of the program, 135 young researchers have received scholarships to develop their scientific careers.These young women can change the world for the better. I would like to believe that the recognition of their talent will allow them to fully reveal their abilities.90,000 Winners of the competition “Woman of the Year – 2020” will be awarded in Minsk on March 20,
March 19, Minsk / Alina Grishkevich – BelTA /. The award ceremony for the winners of the XIII Republican competition of the Belarusian Union of Journalists “Woman of the Year 2020” will be held in Minsk on March 20. BelTA was told about this by the chairman of the Belarusian Union of Women Elena Bogdan.
The competition is held by a public association to reward women who have achieved outstanding success in various fields throughout the year.
“Each of the winners is a leader in their business, responsible for their work, team, their family. They are ready to share their experience and knowledge, to contribute to the formation of citizenship and patriotism,” Olena Bogdan emphasized.
Winners in seven nominations will be announced at the ceremony. Thus, in the category “Successful Leader” were presented women-leaders who made a significant contribution to the development of production of goods and services, the personal and professional potential of women, who created favorable working conditions in production and in other fields of activity and contributed to the development of the women’s movement in the region. …
Elena Bogdan specified that in the nomination “Active Civic Position” will be named the heads of the organizational structures of the Belarusian Union of Journalists who participate in the formation of citizenship and patriotism, defend the ideals and principles of state policy, actively develop the women’s movement.
Nomination “I give my heart to people” – for health care workers who have earned the recognition and respect of colleagues and patients, women teachers who have achieved high results in the upbringing of children and youth.
In the category “Maternal Glory” mothers with many children (including those raising adopted children), mothers who have raised children who have achieved significant achievements at the international level will be named.
“Mistress of the Village” – for those who have made a significant contribution to the development of their small homeland, agricultural production and processing, agro-ecotourism, social infrastructure and local self-government.
The nomination “Spirituality and Culture” recognizes women who contribute to the development of the spiritual and moral potential of society, who are engaged in charity work, including volunteering.
This year, on the initiative of the Presidium of the Belarusian Union of Women, the nomination “Legendary Woman” was also established.
The competition has its own history, traditions and development. Thus, the nominations “Active civic position” and “I give my heart to people” were introduced for the first time. As Olena Bogdan emphasized, one thing remains unchanged – raising the social status of women and drawing attention to the social significance of their role in the life of society and the country.
In total, more than 360 women took part in the competition, 47 of whom became winners.The finals of the regional rounds were held in the regions with the participation of local leaders and women activists.
The main task of the republican competition is to note the importance of the role of women in modern society, their contribution to the socio-economic, humanitarian and cultural development of the country, the formation of citizenship and patriotism, the health of the nation, the upbringing of children. -0-
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I like women with a mustache : the clip of Little Big and Netta Barzilai was released
Little Big recorded a duet with the winner of Eurovision from Israel Netta Barzilai and shot a video for it. This was announced by the band’s frontman Ilya Prusikin in … RIA Novosti, 08/06/2021
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MOSCOW, Aug 6 – RIA Novosti. Little Big recorded a duet with the winner of Eurovision from Israel Netta Barzilai and shot a video for it. This was announced by the band’s frontman Ilya Prusikin in his personal Instagram account. Their track is called Mustache (translated as “mustache”). “I know, I know you like my mustache (I know, I know that you like my mustache)”, – is sung in the new hit of Little Big and Netta.The song is already available on digital platforms. In the video, Barzilai and Little Big vocalist Sofya Tayurskaya are depicted with facial hair. To make the mustache thicker, their heroines are ready for anything. Fans appreciated the work of Netta and Little Big. “Hypnosis!”, “As always, a bomb!”, “Winners of Eurovision 2018 and 2020 in a joint hit! The best!” In 2020, the Little Big group was supposed to represent Russia at Eurovision with the song UNO, however, due to the coronavirus pandemic, the competition did not take place.The musicians refused to participate in the show in 2021. Netta Barzilai won the Eurovision Song Contest in 2018. The first place was brought to her by the composition Toy (“Toy”). This year Manizha went from Russia to the Eurovision Song Contest. She took ninth place with the song “Russian Woman”. The competition was won by the Italian group Måneskin with the composition Zitti e buoni.
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eurovision, netta barzilai, music, little big, ilyich (ilya prusikin), sofia tayurskayaMOSCOW, 6 Aug – RIA Novosti. Little Big recorded a duet with the winner of Eurovision from Israel Netta Barzilai and shot a video for it. This was announced by the frontman of the band Ilya Prusikin in his personal Instagram account.
Their track is called Mustache (translated as “mustache”). “I know, I know you like my mustache (I know, I know that you like my mustache)”, – is sung in the new hit of Little Big and Netta.
The song is already available on digital platforms.
In the video, Barzilai and Little Big vocalist Sofya Tayurskaya are depicted with facial hair. To make the mustache thicker, their heroines are ready for anything.
Fans appreciated the work of Netta and Little Big. “Hypnosis!”, “As always, a bomb!”, “Winners of Eurovision 2018 and 2020 in a joint hit! The best!”
In 2020, the Little Big group was supposed to represent Russia at Eurovision with the song UNO, however, due to the coronavirus pandemic, the competition did not take place.The musicians refused to participate in the show in 2021.
Netta Barzilai won Eurovision in 2018. The first place was brought to her by the composition Toy (“Toy”).
This year Manizha went to Eurovision from Russia. She took ninth place with the song “Russian Woman”. The competition was won by the Italian group Måneskin with the song Zitti e buoni. 8 July, 08:00 ShowbizManizha: “I didn’t want to go to Eurovision, the selection was a chance to declare myself.” year 2020 “
On April 16, the Far Eastern Art Museum hosted an award ceremony for the winner of the “Woman of the Year 2020” competition.
First Deputy Chairman of the Legislative Duma of the Territory Sergey Zyubr, Deputy Mayor of Khabarovsk for Social Issues Elena Lagoshina, representatives of the Khabarovsk Metropolis, the public and the staff of the Viveya CDC took part in it.
The competition “Woman of the Year” with the support of the regional branch of the Union of Women of Russia has been held in the region for over 20 years.
The purpose of the competition is to improve the social status of women in the family, society and the state, to recognize her contribution to the socio-economic development of the Khabarovsk Territory, to support women’s socially significant initiatives aimed at preserving and strengthening spiritual, moral and family values.
At the end of 2020, this title was awarded to Natalya Bolonyaeva, a member of the board of the Khabarovsk regional branch of the Union of Women of Russia, the chief physician of the regional medical and diagnostic center “Viveya”.
The name of Natalia Bolonyaeva, like the institution she heads, is well known not only in our region, but also beyond its borders. Khabarovsk residents know her as a person who has been at the helm of one of the best and advanced 90,030 medical institutions of the region for more than 33 years, and as a deputy of the regional and city duma, who always stood up for the rights and legitimate interests of the inhabitants of the region and tried to fulfill all his promises …
Speaking to those present, Igor Chesnitsky congratulated Natalya Bolonyaeva on the award of the title and noted that today women are achieving significant success in all spheres of professional and social activity, contributing to the development of economics and science, education and medicine, culture and sports. At the same time, in all life circumstances, they retain their best qualities: reliability, caring, warmth, wisdom and patience. But the most important thing is their contribution to strengthening the family and raising children, maintaining the home, preserving spiritual and moral values.
At the end of his congratulations, the Commissioner presented flowers and a memento to the winner, sincerely wished her good health, inexhaustible energy, optimism and success in all endeavors.90,000 An employee of PJSC “Nizhnekamskneftekhim” became the winner of the republican competition “Woman of the Year”
March 5 at the Great Concert Hall. Salikha Saydasheva, the ceremony of summing up the results of the republican competition “Woman of the Year. Man of the Year: A Woman’s Look. “Nizhnekamsk was represented by eight participants, including two employees of Nizhnekamskneftekhim.
Nailya Akhmetshina, an apparatus operator for preparing a catalyst in workshop No. 1508 of the SK plant, won a landslide victory in the nomination “My destiny is my profession”. She has been working at PJSC “Nizhnekamskneftekhim” since 2000. The husband, daughter and other relatives also work here, the total work experience of the dynasty is more than 200 years.
– I didn’t expect to win. Very exciting, indescribable sensations.I want to say a big thank you to our enterprise, trade union, my workshop for their support. They believed in me from the very beginning, – Nailya Akhmetshina shared her impressions.
Another employee of PJSC “Nizhnekamskneftekhim” – the head of the research laboratory of copolymers of the STC Dilyara Fazilova fought for the victory in the nomination “Woman scientist”. She has been working at the enterprise since 2003, is the author and co-author of four patents for inventions, 12 rationalization proposals.
– I didn’t have enough to win, but I don’t worry about it, in any case, it’s a very great experience.I was lucky enough to get to an amazing concert. I am impressed, – said Dilyara Fazilova.
On this day, the best choreographic and dance groups, artists of the Republic of Tatarstan performed in front of those gathered in the hall. At the request of the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Tatarstan, the male vocal ensemble of PJSC “Nizhnekamskneftekhim”, the laureate of the republican festival of creative work of working youth “Our time – Beznen Zaman”, performed their compositions on the stage of the Salikh Saydashev Big Concert Hall.
PJSC “Nizhnekamskneftekhim” is one of the largest petrochemical companies in Eastern Europe, occupies a leading position among domestic producers of synthetic rubbers, plastics and ethylene. It is part of the TAIF group of companies. The company was founded in 1967, the main production facilities are located in Nizhnekamsk, the Republic of Tatarstan.
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