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Diego Benning Wang

New York, NY, United States

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Overview

  • 69 Positive References
  • Fluent in Chinese, English, Russian, Spanish; learning Armenian, Georgian, Italian, Portuguese, Ukrainian
  • 24, Male
  • Member since 2009
  • Student, freelance writer/translator
  • Graduate student at Columbia University
  • No hometown listed
  • Profile 100% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Увидеть весь Кавказ и умереть

ABOUT ME

Grad student (occasional research fellow); ex-wine dealer; published writer; avid reader; NYC's biggest collector of Soviet antiques; Orientalist (more specifically, Caucasophile and Armenophile); life-long Real Madrid supporter; non-drinker/non-smoker/non-addict; devout Christian; staunch anti-globalizationist (cultural but not fiscal); diehard conservative.

Interests

Reading, soccer, philately, music, traveling.
I love collecting Soviet antiques, especially stamps, pins, memorabilia, vintage books, art monographs, pictorials and travel guidebooks, greeting cards, post cards, propaganda posters, model cars, vinyl records, toys, etc.

One Amazing Thing I've Done

http://jordanrussiacenter.org/news/admitted-tourist-tried-spy/

http://armenianvolunteer.blogspot.com/2013/12/see-ararat-and-stay.html

http://crrcam.blogspot.com/2014/08/decoding-russias-food-ban-and-its.html

http://issuu.com/nyu_esferas/docs/esferas_issue_two_spring_2014/121?e=11754102/7754762

http://mir24.tv/news/politics/11087620

http://mir24.tv/news/world/11337361

Countries I've Visited

Andorra, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, China, Estonia, France, Georgia, Latvia, Lithuania, Russian Federation, Spain, Sweden, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States

Countries I've Lived In

Armenia, China, Spain, United Kingdom, United States

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