Book Review

A Terrible Country review: a poignant tale of love and compromise in a nation haunted by its past

A Terrible Country review: a poignant tale of love and compromise in a nation haunted by its past

House of Government review: Yuri Slezkine’s epic history of the revolution, from 1917 to Trump

House of Government review: Yuri Slezkine’s epic history of the revolution, from 1917 to Trump

My Cat Yugoslavia review: Pajtim Statovci’s deep dive into Albanian identity politics

My Cat Yugoslavia review: Pajtim Statovci’s deep dive into Albanian identity politics

Other Russias review: Victoria Lomasko mixes art and reportage in this powerful national portrait

Other Russias review: Victoria Lomasko mixes art and reportage in this powerful national portrait

Poland’s rising star of fiction conjures a consumerist dystopia that will make you laugh and cry

Poland’s rising star of fiction conjures a consumerist dystopia that will make you laugh and cry

Riot Days review: Maria Alyokhina’s memoir is a call to arms against corruption and injustice

Riot Days review: Maria Alyokhina’s memoir is a call to arms against corruption and injustice

This new book captures the history and reality of the black experience in Russia and Europe

This new book captures the history and reality of the black experience in Russia and Europe