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.

TopicTopicMessagesLast Message 
M E Saltykov28 unread / 28EvOnegin, February 18
Turgenev21 unread / 21Gypsy_Boy, January 12
Fyodor Sologub10 unread / 10Gypsy_Boy, January 12
Vasily Grossman9 unread / 9john257hopper, June 2020
Strugatsky67 unread / 67-pilgrim-, February 2020
Valentin Katayev (or Kataev)7 unread / 7kaggsy, December 2019
Dostoevsky23 unread / 23languagehat, November 2019
Victor Serge4 unread / 4kaggsy, August 2019
Bely's Petersburg15 unread / 15kaggsy, July 2019
A History of Russian Literature10 unread / 10bjbookman, July 2019
Solzhenitsyn 1918 - 200814 unread / 14bjbookman, March 2019
Dead Souls21 unread / 21vanjr, March 2019
Lev Ozerov1 unread / 1morwen04, February 2019
Nikolai Leskov7 unread / 7languagehat, January 2019
Vladimir Sharov8 unread / 8languagehat, December 2018
Yuri Tynianov's novel reaches English readers – after 90 years13 unread / 13kaggsy, October 2018
Ostrovsky5 unread / 5kaggsy, September 2018
Marina Tsvetaeva1 unread / 1kaggsy, August 2018
Dr Zhivago23 unread / 23kaggsy, June 2018
What Is to Be Done?3 unread / 3morwen04, June 2018
Mikhail Bulgakov33 unread / 33Guanhumara, November 2017
Must we read Richard Pevear translations?16 unread / 16Guanhumara, November 2017
Who is your favorite Russian author and why?63 unread / 63bjbookman, June 2017
Yuri Dombrovsky3 unread / 3bjbookman, May 2017
khodasevich/modern russian poetry8 unread / 8languagehat, March 2017
Konstantin Leontiev4 unread / 4languagehat, February 2017
Pisemsky4 unread / 4languagehat, January 2017
What books by Russian authors did you read in 2011 and...27 unread / 27morwen04, December 2016
What are some good shorter works to include in a Russian Literature unit?44 unread / 44languagehat, September 2016
Anatoli Rybakov10 unread / 10kaggsy, August 2016
A Newbie to this group3 unread / 3kaggsy, August 2016
Can someone explain The Master and Margarita to me?7 unread / 7kaggsy, July 2016
New to Russian lit --- recommendations?23 unread / 23WordMaven, July 2016
Russian History18 unread / 18morwen04, July 2016
Subtly Worded and other stories, by Teffi23 unread / 23kaggsy, April 2016
Russian Folk Tales20 unread / 20languagehat, March 2016
The Case of Comrade Tulayev10 unread / 10languagehat, February 2016
The Secret History of Moscow11 unread / 11spiphany, January 2016
Moscow Circles3 unread / 3rocketjk, December 2015
Does anyone recommend any Siberian authors or novels?14 unread / 14languagehat, December 2015
Contemporary Russian Authors18 unread / 18languagehat, August 2015
Alexander Ivanovich Ertel in English15 unread / 15anisoara, April 2015
Best Bulgakov Translation?5 unread / 5kaggsy, March 2015
Chance to vote for more works translated into Russian! (Russian is in last place so it needs votes!!4 unread / 4leialoha, March 2014
Alexei Nikitin10 unread / 10anisoara, February 2014
Moscow Tales2 unread / 2rebeccanyc, January 2014
"The Russian Library"4 unread / 4rebeccanyc, February 2013
Sigizmund Krzhizhanovsky5 unread / 5kaggsy, December 2012
Available Russian books from the 1940s and earlier5 unread / 5languagehat, December 2012
Four Centuries. Russian Poetry in Translation2 unread / 2anisoara, December 2012
Twentieth-Century Russian Novels19 unread / 19bostonbibliophile, November 2012
2012 Message Board3 unread / 3anisoara, October 2012
Maxim Osipov, "Moscow - Petrozavodsk"1 unread / 1anisoara, September 2012
Branching Out12 unread / 12anisoara, September 2012
A question for the group: is Nabokov Russian?17 unread / 17anisoara, September 2012
New edition of War and Peace?3 unread / 3DanMat, July 2012
Andrei Makine11 unread / 11avaland, December 2011
It's Time Party2 unread / 2anisoara, December 2011
Obscure Dostoevsky short stories3 unread / 3DanMat, November 2011
List of "Essential" or "Great" Russian reading11 unread / 11prairiemeetsthepines, October 2011
Who Translated the 1911 Everyman's Library War and Peace?6 unread / 6DanMat, September 2011
Life and Fate featured on BBC R44 unread / 4rebeccanyc, September 2011
IT'S TIME (Время Пришло) by Pavel Kostin (Russian Edition)1 unread / 1PDSA, August 2011
We by Zamiatin13 unread / 13DuneSherban, August 2011
Russian Classics and Contemporary Review copies1 unread / 1maxbolli, July 2011
contemporary Russian writing not in English yet?3 unread / 3maxbolli, July 2011
Nabokov on Kindle1 unread / 1JoseBuendia, February 2011
Adventure Library / Biblioteka Preklucheniy3 unread / 3pgmcc, February 2011
Russian authors in English: which are the recommended translations?28 unread / 28baswood, December 2010
BROTHERS KARAMAZOV Group Read1 unread / 1tomcatMurr, October 2010
The Gulag Archipelago by Sozhenitsyn13 unread / 13john257hopper, September 2010
When Poets Rocked Russia’s Stadiums1 unread / 1anthonywillard, June 2010
Fans of Russian Authors MESSAGE BOARD2 unread / 2kjellika, October 2009
What is it that draws you to Russian Literature?1 unread / 1Magadri, August 2009
Vassily Aksyonov: writer of the Russian 60s generation2 unread / 2xkyzero, July 2009
Vassily Aksyonov: writer of the Russina 60s generation1 unread / 1PhilOPosia, July 2009
The Gambler1 unread / 1antimuzak, June 2009
War and Peace4 unread / 4erinn, April 2009
Best Translation of Gulag Archipelago1 unread / 1shawnd, June 2008
Best Translation of Gulag Archipelago1 unread / 1shawnd, June 2008
Tolstoy's War and Peace: more on the Volokhonsky/Pevear translation1 unread / 1chrisharpe, May 2008
Best translation of The Brothers Karamazov?6 unread / 6lizatoad, March 2008
Contemporary authors21 unread / 21anisoara, February 2008
Have you had any sucess finding Russian authors in used book stores?14 unread / 14notenoughbookshelves, February 2008
Tolstoy's War and Peace: comments on the Volokhonsky,/Pevear translation by Simon Schama, BBC R31 unread / 1chrisharpe, November 2007
Solzhenitsyn8 unread / 8JDHomrighausen, August 2007
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