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Meet the Authors: Guzel Yakhina and Alexander Snegirev at Pushkin House

Source: RIA Novosti, RG
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Winners of Russia's main literary awards visit Pushkin House just before their performance at the London Book Fair

Location: Pushkin house
Tags: literature, UK-Russia Year of Language and Literature
Brief description:

What: New Russian writing: Guzel Yakhina and Alexander Snegirev

Read the full program of the Russian stand at London Book Fair


Where: Pushkin House, 5a Bloomsbury Square, WC1A 2TA, London


Why you should go:

Come and discuss Russia past and present in contemporary Russian fiction with Guzel Yakhina, the Tatar-Russian prize-winning author of Zuleikha Opens Her Eyes, about Tatars deported to Siberia, and Alexander Snegirev, whose new novel Vera won the latest Russian Booker Prize.

Talk and Q&A, followed by drinks.  In Russian, interpreted into English.

For more information and tickets visit www.pushkinhouse.org


Russian Participation in London Book Fair is part of the UK-Russia Year of Language and Literature. Russia Beyond the Headlines and The Kompass are the official media partner for the initiative.