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On May 14, 2018 American writer and journalist Tom Wolfe died in New York at age 87.

Commemorating the pioneer of New journalism we publish the article by Dmitry Bykov:

In Memoriam the Wolf. Tom Wolfe dies in the United States (in Russian)

(published in the journal SNOB, May 16, 2018)

Uncle Tom's Cabin Revisited

Radio Kultura is implementing a new project "Uncle Tom's Cabin" by Harriet Beecher Stowe: a 30-series radio version of the legendary novel (performed by Maxim Sukhanov); with the commentaries by American literary historians Olga Panova, Olga Polovinkina, Irina Morozova, Alexandr Livergant and others.

http://www.cultradio.ru/brand/about/id/62613/

The LITFACT publishing house issued a book: Vladimir Nabokov. Correspondence with Mikhail Karpovich

The LITFACT publishing house issued a book:

Vladimir Nabokov. Correspondence with Mikhail Karpovich. Ed. by Andrey Babikov. Moscow: Litfakt, 2018. Series "Biblioteka Litnasledstva".

The correspondence of Vladimir Nabokov (1899-1977) with Mikhail Karpovich (1988-1959), which continued for over a quarter of a century, details the little-studied initial stage of Nabokov's literary and academic career in America after he left Europe in May 1940.

Articles by the California State University professor Choi Chatterjee in the section Americana

Articles by the California State University professor Choi Chatterjee, dedicated to the Soviet-American cultural contacts, were published in the section Americana.

http://litda.ru/index.php/en/americana-eng

History Changes Gears: The Russian Revolution of 1917 – A Centennial Lecture

Bertrand Patenaude, our author, will give a centennial talk about the Russian Revolution of 1917.

November 7, 2017 • 7:30 pm • Stanford University

History Changes Gears: The Russian Revolution of 1917 – A Centennial Lecture

A review by Andrey Astvatsaturov of the journal Literature of the Americas was published in the Journal of Russian American Studies (Vol. 1, № 2, 2017)

Review of Literature of the Americas

"Association for Women in Slavic Studies" about "Literature of the Americas"

A review of the journal Literature of the Americas was published in the journal Association for Women in Slavic Studies

Review of Literature of the Americas

Revolutionizing the World: The Russian Revolution at Its Centenary, 1917-2017

The exhibition opened at California State University, Los Angeles (CSULA) in October 2017, then travel to Sonoma State University later that month, and finally to California State University, Chico in January 2018, where it will remain until March 2018.  Revolutionizing the World: The Russian Revolution at Its Centenary uses visual artifacts generated by the seismic events of 1917 to tell the story of progressive ideas in the modern world.

                                                   Online at: revolutionizingtheworld.wordpress.com