Fans of Russian authors

A group for fans of Russian literature to discuss their favorite Russian works and authors. Recommend your favorites.
Not necessary to have read them in the original language. Please post your comments in English.

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Must we read Richard Pevear translations? 3languagehat, Yesterday 6:40pmignore
Who is your favorite Russian author and why? 62alans, Wednesday 2:25pmignore
Strugatsky 55morwen04, Monday 6:30pmignore
Solzhenitsyn 1918 - 2008 10languagehat, June 5ignore
Yuri Dombrovsky 3bjbookman, May 27ignore
khodasevich/modern russian poetry 8languagehat, March 17ignore
Mikhail Bulgakov 32languagehat, March 8ignore
Dostoevsky 7vaniamk13, February 28ignore
Konstantin Leontiev 4languagehat, February 8ignore
Pisemsky 4languagehat, January 25ignore
What books by Russian authors did you read in 2011 and... 27morwen04, December 2016ignore
Dead Souls 20kaggsy, September 2016ignore
What are some good shorter works to include in a Russian Literature unit? 44languagehat, September 2016ignore
Anatoli Rybakov 10kaggsy, August 2016ignore
A Newbie to this group 3kaggsy, August 2016ignore
Can someone explain The Master and Margarita to me? 7kaggsy, July 2016ignore
New to Russian lit --- recommendations? 23WordMaven, July 2016ignore
Russian History 18morwen04, July 2016ignore
Turgenev 12languagehat, June 2016ignore
Subtly Worded and other stories, by Teffi 23kaggsy, April 2016ignore
Russian Folk Tales 20languagehat, March 2016ignore
The Case of Comrade Tulayev 10languagehat, February 2016ignore
The Secret History of Moscow 11spiphany, January 2016ignore
Valentin Katayev (or Kataev) 3kaggsy, December 2015ignore
Moscow Circles 3rocketjk, December 2015ignore
Does anyone recommend any Siberian authors or novels? 14languagehat, December 2015ignore
Contemporary Russian Authors 18languagehat, August 2015ignore
Alexander Ivanovich Ertel in English 15anisoara, April 2015ignore
Best Bulgakov Translation? 5kaggsy, March 2015ignore
Fyodor Sologub 7vaniamk13, March 2015ignore
Bely's Petersburg 13languagehat, August 2014ignore
Chance to vote for more works translated into Russian! (Russian is in last place so it needs votes!! 4leialoha, March 2014ignore
Alexei Nikitin 10anisoara, February 2014ignore
Moscow Tales 2rebeccanyc, January 2014ignore
"The Russian Library" 4rebeccanyc, February 2013ignore
Sigizmund Krzhizhanovsky 5kaggsy, December 2012ignore
Available Russian books from the 1940s and earlier 5languagehat, December 2012ignore
Four Centuries. Russian Poetry in Translation 2anisoara, December 2012ignore
Twentieth-Century Russian Novels 19bostonbibliophile, November 2012ignore
2012 Message Board 3anisoara, October 2012ignore
Maxim Osipov, "Moscow - Petrozavodsk" 1anisoara, September 2012ignore
Branching Out 12anisoara, September 2012ignore
A question for the group: is Nabokov Russian? 17anisoara, September 2012ignore
New edition of War and Peace? 3DanMat, July 2012ignore
Dr Zhivago 16avaland, December 2011ignore
Andrei Makine 11avaland, December 2011ignore
It's Time Party 2anisoara, December 2011ignore
Obscure Dostoevsky short stories 3DanMat, November 2011ignore
List of "Essential" or "Great" Russian reading 11prairiemeetsthepines, October 2011ignore
Who Translated the 1911 Everyman's Library War and Peace? 6DanMat, September 2011ignore
Life and Fate featured on BBC R4 4rebeccanyc, September 2011ignore
IT'S TIME (Время Пришло) by Pavel Kostin (Russian Edition) 1PDSA, August 2011ignore
We by Zamiatin 13DuneSherban, August 2011ignore
Russian Classics and Contemporary Review copies 1maxbolli, July 2011ignore
contemporary Russian writing not in English yet? 3maxbolli, July 2011ignore
Nabokov on Kindle 1JoseBuendia, February 2011ignore
Adventure Library / Biblioteka Preklucheniy 3pgmcc, February 2011ignore
Russian authors in English: which are the recommended translations? 27baswood, December 2010ignore
BROTHERS KARAMAZOV Group Read 1tomcatMurr, October 2010ignore
The Gulag Archipelago by Sozhenitsyn 13john257hopper, September 2010ignore
When Poets Rocked Russia’s Stadiums 1anthonywillard, June 2010ignore
Fans of Russian Authors MESSAGE BOARD 2kjellika, October 2009ignore
Vassily Aksyonov: writer of the Russian 60s generation 2xkyzero, July 2009ignore
The Gambler 1antimuzak, June 2009ignore
War and Peace 4erinn, April 2009ignore
Nikolai Leskov 4tros, October 2008ignore
Best Translation of Gulag Archipelago 1shawnd, June 2008ignore
Best Translation of Gulag Archipelago 1shawnd, June 2008ignore
Tolstoy's War and Peace: more on the Volokhonsky/Pevear translation 1chrisharpe, May 2008ignore
Best translation of The Brothers Karamazov? 6lizatoad, March 2008ignore
Contemporary authors 21anisoara, February 2008ignore
Have you had any sucess finding Russian authors in used book stores? 14notenoughbookshelves, February 2008ignore
Tolstoy's War and Peace: comments on the Volokhonsky,/Pevear translation by Simon Schama, BBC R3 1chrisharpe, November 2007ignore
Solzhenitsyn 7JDHomrighausen, August 2007ignore

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