Literature

Croatia becomes world’s first Free Reading Zone country

Croatia becomes world’s first Free Reading Zone country

Czech graphic designer shelves award for clean yet captivating book cover

Czech graphic designer shelves award for clean yet captivating book cover

Director of Moscow’s Ukrainian library faces charges of embezzlement

Director of Moscow’s Ukrainian library faces charges of embezzlement

Discover the best Russian art from the new millennium at this festival in Manchester

Discover the best Russian art from the new millennium at this festival in Manchester

Estonian Jaan Kaplinski wins European Prize for Literature

Estonian Jaan Kaplinski wins European Prize for Literature

Female predators and average dead fathers: a daring Slovak short story collection contemplates contemporary womanhood

Female predators and average dead fathers: a daring Slovak short story collection contemplates contemporary womanhood

Finalists announced for Russian “Reading Region” competition

Finalists announced for Russian “Reading Region” competition

Georgi Gospodinov: enter the world of the Bulgarian writer taking on empathy, sorrow and stereotypes

Georgi Gospodinov: enter the world of the Bulgarian writer taking on empathy, sorrow and stereotypes

Google and Mosfilm collaborate for The Master and Margarita project

Google and Mosfilm collaborate for The Master and Margarita project

Great expectations: Russia's best new independent bookshops

Great expectations: Russia’s best new independent bookshops

Hamid Ismailov: Uzbekistan's internationally acclaimed writer on novels, politics and life in exile

Hamid Ismailov: Uzbekistan’s internationally acclaimed writer on novels, politics and life in exile

Hungarian writer László Krasznahorkai wins Man Booker International Prize

Hungarian writer László Krasznahorkai wins Man Booker International Prize

Infinite Jest comes to Russia. Why translators finally took on the 'untranslatable' novel

Infinite Jest comes to Russia. Why translators finally took on the ‘untranslatable’ novel

James Franco and Gary Shteyngart star in book trailer for Little Failure

James Franco and Gary Shteyngart star in book trailer for Little Failure

Land of plenty? The Russian-Jewish-American-post-Soviet-immigrant-New York novel

Land of plenty? The Russian-Jewish-American-post-Soviet-immigrant-New York novel

Latvian-language publishing hits 25-year low

Latvian-language publishing hits 25-year low

Leading authors protest Russia's anti-free speech laws

Leading authors protest Russia’s anti-free speech laws

Letter from Odessa: I partied with politicians and pick-up artists in Europe's most permissive city

Letter from Odessa: I partied with politicians and pick-up artists in Europe’s most permissive city