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Rubinov Papers: A Topical Guide to Articles Referenced in the Collection

Articles Index by Topic

The following index describes articles that are discussed in the letters to the editor from the Rubinov Papers collection. Each entry in the index includes the article's title, author(s) if possible, publication information (issue number, date, page number) and a brief summary of its contents. Entries also include citations for the corresponding boxes in the collection that contain the letters responding to that particular article. If letters for an article are from the "Bulletins" series of the collection, a note is included in the entry. All articles are from the newspaper Literaturnaia gazeta. The original articles can be viewed using an online database containing the newspaper's archive. Access to this database is restricted to onsite only at the Library of Congress. A link to the database is included here:


Business & Commerce


Consumer goods and services



Food Industry

Gender Studies

Health & Medicine

Marriage & Family

Organizational reform

Postal service

Public transportation

Public utilities



Urban planning