Posts tagged ‘Iossel’

March 19, 2010

POPMATTERS REVIEWS RASSKAZY

Any review in which the book one edited is mentioned in the same breath with the works of  Chekhov, Turgenev, and Solzhenitsyn, should be considered a highly positive one. And it is indeed a positive one.

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March 16, 2010

THE YOUNG WRITE DIFFERENTLY IN THE NEW EUROPE AND IN RUSSIA

Antanas Sileika (SLS-Lithuania), in an extended online conversation with Kathryn Kuitenbrower, makes some incisive points with regards to the differences between the work done by the new generations of writers emerging in Eastern/Central Europe and in Russia, as exemplified by two recently released anthologies: Best European Fiction 2010, edited by Aleksandar Hemon, and Rasskazy, edited by Jeff Parker and Yours-Truly.