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Spring 2008

Spring 2008
Cover: Dmitry Maslov

Issue Theme: Three Russian Springs

4: Three Springs: Rebirth, Love & Politics
Tamara Eidelman
:: Translation by Paul E. Richardson
Non-Fiction

12: Spring Thaw
Elen

Photography

13: Resurrection
Lev Tolstoy
:: Translation by Louise Maude
Fiction

16: Meganom
Osip Mandelstam
:: Translation by Nora Seligman Favorov
Fiction

17: Russian Spring Holidays
Andrei Moroz
Poetic assistance on this translation from Nora Favorov
:: Translation by Paul E. Richardson

Non-Fiction

24: A Portrait of Life in Pagan Rus
Igor Stravinsky
:: Translation by Paul E. Richardson
Fiction

27: Contact with a Mystery
Ilya Ovchinnikov
:: Translation by Laura Souders
Non-Fiction

31: Grampa Mazay and the Bunnies
Nikolai Nekrasov
:: Translation by Lydia Razran Stone
Poetry

34: The Cedar Elfin
Varlam Shalamov
:: Translation by Paul E. Richardson
Non-Fiction

36: The Snow Maiden
Alexander Ostrovsky
:: Translation by Nina Shevchuk-Murray
Fiction

48: The Sound of Green
Nikolai Nekrasov
:: Translation by Lydia Razran Stone
Poetry

50: Sunset over Baku
Elnur Amikishiyev

Photography

51: I Love and I Will Love Again
Svetlana Alexievich
:: Translation by Paul E. Richardson
Fiction

64: Spring Comes to the Village
Sergei Berezin

Photography

65: The Road Leads to the Horizon
Alexandra Brushtein
:: Translation by Anna Seluyanova
Fiction

80: A Tender Age
Andrei Gelasimov
:: Translation by Susanna Nazarova
Fiction

90: Spring in a Wood
Vitaly Gumenyuk

Photography

91: The Tale of a Blue Frogling
Yuri Nagibin
:: Translation by Nina Shevchuk-Murray
Fiction

109: Do Not Abandon Me, Oh Spring
Yuli Kim
:: Translation by Lydia Razran Stone
Poetry

111: Spring on the Silver Screen
Tamara Eidelman
:: Translation by Paul E. Richardson
Non-Fiction

113: When Spring Will Come
Alexei Fatyanov
:: Translation by Lydia Razran Stone
Poetry

115: An Interview with Yuli Kim
Tamara Eidelman
:: Translation by Paul E. Richardson
Memoir

118: 8 March 1963
Yuli Kim
:: Translation by Lydia Razran Stone
Poetry

120: Moscow Worker Statue
Alexander Dolgin

Photography

121: Springtime of the Revolution
Pyotr Semiletov
:: Translation by Nora Seligman Favorov
Fiction