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Nora Seligman Favorov
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Nora Seligman Favorov s a freelance Russian-to-English translator specializing in Russian history and literature. Her recent published translations include Stalin: New Biography of a Dictator, by Oleg Khlevniuk (Yale, 2015), selected as Pushkin House UK’s “best Russian book in translation” for 2016, and the 1863 novel City Folk and Country Folk, by Sofia Khvoshchinskaya, published as part of Columbia University Press’ Russian Library series. Involved in the American Translators Association for decades, she currently serves on ATA’s Certification Committee and is associate editor of ATA’s Slavic Languages Division newsletter, SlavFile. A history buff, she has been translating the Russian Life Calendar department since 2005.
Russian Life:November/December 2017 All this year, in connection with the centennial of the 1917 revolutions, Calendar has offered readers a view of that year through the eyes of contemporaries. This issue we conclude the series with a look at what was going on in the pivotal months of November and December 1917. Author: Tamara Eidelman Translator:Nora Seligman Favorov