Title: Metro Stop Dostoevsky: Travels in Russian Time

Photographer: Deborah Turbeville
Author: Ingrid Bengis
Publisher: North Point Press
Designer: Lynn Buckley


Image Title: Room in Menshikov Palace, Oraniebaum (detail)
Photo Genre: Interior -Fashion
Book Genre: Memior

Turbeville's image (the left half of a panoramic diptych, actually) of a decrepit room in the once grand St. Petersburg palace of Alexander Menshikov is turned on it's side, as if ransacked, In Ingrid Bengis' episodic memoir of living in Russia During the collapse of the Soviet Empire.