Glas New Russian Writing

SELECTED CONTEMPORARY RUSSIAN FICTION
IN ENGLISH TRANSLATION

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OVERLOOKED CLASSICS FROM THE EARLY 20TH CENTURY

BULGAKOV & MANDELSTAM

earlier autobiographical stories

Vlas Doroshevich

WHAT THE EMPEROR CANNOT DO

Tales and Legends
of the Orient

Sigizmund Krzhizhanovsky, Seven Stories

SEVEN STORIES

a rediscovered classic from the 1920s

Anatoly Mariengof, A Novel Without Lies

A NOVEL WITHOUT LIES
the turbulent life of a great poet against the flamboyant background of Bohemian Moscow in the 1920s

The Portable Platonov,  for the centenary of Russia's greatest writer

THE PORTABLE PLATONOV

for the centenary of Russia's greatest writer

(out of print)

The Scared Generation

THE SCARED GENERATION

the grim background of today's ruling class

Boris Slutsky, Things That Happend

THINGS THAT HAPPEND

the poetry & biography
of a major poet

Anatoly Mariengof, A Novel Without Lies & Cynics

A NOVEL WITHOUT LIES

CYNICS

two novelas
(ebook only)


YOUNG AUTHORS: DEBUT PRIZE WINNERS

Liza Alexandrova-Zorina, The Little Man

THE LITTLE MAN

a novel of social protest that echoes Crime and Punishment

Anna Babiashkina, Before I Croack

BEFORE I CROACK

a novel

five women in their 60s experience their “second youth" in an old-age home

Arslan Khasavov, Sense

SENSE

a novel

political struggles among the youth in Russia today

Anna Lavrinenko, Yaroslavl Stories

YAROSLAVL STORIES

traditional provincial life affected by modernity

Mendeleev Rock

MENDELEEV ROCK

two short novels

striking and accurate portrait of modern-day Russian youth

Off the Beaten Track.  Stories by Russian Hitchhikers

OFF THE BEATEN TRACK

Stories by Russian Hitchhikers

three novellas

Igor Savelyev, Mission to Mars

MISSION TO MARS

a novel

disillusioned young Russians, the product of the wild 1990s followed by stagnation

Russian Drama

RUSSIAN DRAMA

Four Young Female Voices

First-ever publication of modern drama by and about young female Russians

Squaring the Circle

SQUARING
THE CIRCLE

an anthology of young authors, winners of the Debut Prize

Alexander Snegirev, Petroleum Venus

PETROLEUM VENUS

a novel

A tragicomic story of the reluctant single father of an adolescent son with Down syndrome

Still Waters Run Deep

STILL WATERS
RUN DEEP

an anthology

young women's writing from Russia

Dmitry Vachedin, Snow Germans

SNOW GERMANS

a novel

about displaced persons and their cultural and psychological problems in an alien society


NON-FICTION

Michele A. Berdy, The Russian Word’s Worth

THE RUSSIAN WORD’S WORTH

a humorous and informative guide to the Russian language, culture and translation

Contemporary Russian Fiction: A Short List. Russian authors interviewed by Kristina Rotkirch

CONTEMPORARY RUSSIAN FICTION:
A Short List

Russian authors interviewed by Kristina Rotkirch

Alexander Genis, Red Bread

RED BREAD

Russian and American civilizations compared by Russia's foremost essayist

Nina Lugovskaya, The Diary of a Soviet Schoolgirl: 1932-1937

THE DIARY OF A SOVIET SCHOOLGIRL:
1932-1937

Russian Anne Frank

A.J.Perry, Twelve Stories of Russia: A Novel, I guess

TWELVE STORIES OF RUSSIA:
A Novel, I guess

(out of print)

Andrei Sinyavsky, Ivan the Fool, Russian Folk Belief

IVAN THE FOOL

Russian Folk Belief
a cultural study

(out of print)

Strange Soviet Practices

STRANGE SOVIET PRACTICES

Platonov's Auto-da-fe

(Transcript of a Literary Evening devoted to Andrei Platonov at the Union of Soviet Writers 1.02.1932)

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