By Brian James Baer
This new quantity of ten brief tales deals students at all degrees the chance to take pleasure in a variety of modern literature without continuously having to consult a dictionary.
The stories—many of which look right here in English for the 1st time—are by well-established writers like Vladimir Sorokin, Ludmila Ulitskaya, Sergey Lukyanenko, and Ludmilla Petrushevskaya in addition to rising voices like Alexander Ilichevsky, Evgeny Grishkovets, and Yulya Kisina. Drawn from the final twenty years of the Soviet Union and the 2 a long time following its cave in, they chart a interval of dramatic social switch, frequently utilizing metaphors of the physique, and signify a range of literary types that spotlight the dynamism of up to date Russian fiction.
entire with notes, the tales make first-class analyzing in both language.
Note: for every brief tale during this e-book variation, the entire English translation is by way of its unique Russian text.
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Short Stories in Russian: New Penguin Parallel Text by Brian James Baer