Literature

LGBTQ literature: take a journey through New East history with our reading list

LGBTQ literature: take a journey through New East history with our reading list

Love in a time of contamination: can you turn nuclear catastrophe into entertainment?

Love in a time of contamination: can you turn nuclear catastrophe into entertainment?

Man of letters: Oleg Pavlov is leading a literary renaissance. Don't ask him to be happy about it

Man of letters: Oleg Pavlov is leading a literary renaissance. Don’t ask him to be happy about it

Master and Margarita to get Hollywood treatment

Master and Margarita to get Hollywood treatment

Meet cute: Dostoevsky goes to the movies in The Double

Meet cute: Dostoevsky goes to the movies in The Double

Milan Kundera novel published for the first time in Czech Republic

Milan Kundera novel published for the first time in Czech Republic

Moscow library of Ukrainian literature to close

Moscow library of Ukrainian literature to close

Moscow metro launches Shakespeare exhibition train

Moscow metro launches Shakespeare exhibition train

Moscow prosecutors refuse to charge Ukrainian Literature Library director

Moscow prosecutors refuse to charge Ukrainian Literature Library director

Moscow’s Ukrainian literature library boss on trial for inciting hatred

Moscow’s Ukrainian literature library boss on trial for inciting hatred

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

Novel about Persian poet wins prestigious Russian Booker prize

Novel about Persian poet wins prestigious Russian Booker prize

Other voices: Owen Hatherley on a lost generation of Yiddish writers

Other voices: Owen Hatherley on a lost generation of Yiddish writers

Peruse a collection of rare Russian avant-garde book covers

Peruse a collection of rare Russian avant-garde book covers

Poet Lev Rubinstein wins literature prize

Poet Lev Rubinstein wins literature prize

Polish writer Olga Tokarczuk flies high with Nobel Prize win

Polish writer Olga Tokarczuk flies high with Nobel Prize win

Princeton launches online Soviet children’s library

Princeton launches online Soviet children’s library

Publishers in Ukraine angry at government’s Russian book ban

Publishers in Ukraine angry at government’s Russian book ban