Russian Literature

“Learn to live with it, even forgive.” Russia’s bestselling author Guzel Yakhina on the traumas of Soviet history

“Learn to live with it, even forgive.” Russia’s bestselling author Guzel Yakhina on the traumas of Soviet history

101 kilometres from Moscow, a writer-doctor lays bare the contradictions and intrigue of Russian life

101 kilometres from Moscow, a writer-doctor lays bare the contradictions and intrigue of Russian life

Aetherial Worlds review: Tatyana Tolstaya’s new work is haunted by Russia’s literary lineage

Aetherial Worlds review: Tatyana Tolstaya’s new work is haunted by Russia’s literary lineage

Armenia’s Narine Abgaryan weaves a story of transgenerational trauma amid the folds of fairytale prose

Armenia’s Narine Abgaryan weaves a story of transgenerational trauma amid the folds of fairytale prose

Baz Luhrmann to direct new Master and Margarita movie

Baz Luhrmann to direct new Master and Margarita movie

Book of diaries from the Leningrad Siege wins 2018 Pushkin House prize

Book of diaries from the Leningrad Siege wins 2018 Pushkin House prize

Catch the latest trailer for this year's must-see Russian film, Dovlatov

Catch the latest trailer for this year’s must-see Russian film, Dovlatov

Celebrated Babi Yar poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko dies

Celebrated Babi Yar poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko dies

Cultural twists: literary references in Ulyukayev's last words explained

Cultural twists: literary references in Ulyukayev’s last words explained

Douglas Smith wins inaugural Russian non-fiction book prize

Douglas Smith wins inaugural Russian non-fiction book prize

France à la russe: a cosmopolitan guide to Russian Paris

France à la russe: a cosmopolitan guide to Russian Paris

Google and Mosfilm collaborate for The Master and Margarita project

Google and Mosfilm collaborate for The Master and Margarita project

Has your cat got what it takes to star in The Master and Margarita?

Has your cat got what it takes to star in The Master and Margarita?

Horizons: Timur Novikov and Joseph Brodsky in dialogue in London

Horizons: Timur Novikov and Joseph Brodsky in dialogue in London

In bed with Nabokov: a new book explores the strange dreams of a master novelist

In bed with Nabokov: a new book explores the strange dreams of a master novelist

Journey back in time with these whimsical children’s poetry books from the Soviet Union

Journey back in time with these whimsical children’s poetry books from the Soviet Union

Juvenile offenders turn to Russian literature with gusto

Juvenile offenders turn to Russian literature with gusto

Literary food festival to open in Moscow

Literary food festival to open in Moscow