E86: From Russia, with Postcards: A Conversation with Masha Mokeeva of Amelie Cards

Masha Mokeeva, Owner of Amelie Cards

Russian journalist and author Masha Mokeeva owns a very successful postcard shop in Moscow called Amelie Cards. In this episode, Masha and I talk about the origin of Masha’s postcard business, why postcards are so popular in Russia, the Russian collector Nikolai Tagrin, and the market for postcards in Russia. 

This is part one of a two-part series with Masha. On the next episode, we talk about Masha’s book, Postcrossing.

Mentioned in this episode:

Amelie Cards

Nikolai Tagrin — Russian Postcard Collector

Quint Buchholz — German artist

Amelie Podcast

Postcrossing: Book of Secret Knowledge

 

Postcrossing: Book of Secret Knowledge by Masha Mokeeva
Author Masha Mokeeva

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