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21 September 2018


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Simon Patterson

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Simon Patterson was born in New Zealand, but has been living in St. Petersburg, Russia for more than 15 years. He gained degrees in Russian Literature at Auckland University and Victoria University. Since 2001 he has been working as a freelance translator from Russian into English and from German into English, translating feature and documentary film scripts, articles on modern Russian literature, and literary works.


The Great Stone Bridge

Chtenia: Winter 2014
An excerpt from a new novel about an infamous murder case in Moscow that revealed a horrific layer of elite corruption and bigotry. The excerpt introduces the scene of the crime, looking at the history and mystery of this great bridge.
Author: Alexander Terekhov
Translator: Simon Patterson and Nina Chordas