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Fall 2012

Fall 2012

Issue Theme: Tolstoy Bilingual

6: Leo and Lev
Lydia Razran Stone

Literature

12: Fanfaronov's Mountain (The Ant Brothers)
Lev Tolstoy
In English and Russian
:: Translation by Lydia Razran Stone

Literature

18: The Cossacks
Lev Tolstoy
One of Tolstoy's earlier classic works, featuring beautiful description of the Caucasus. In English and Russian
:: Translation by Lydia Razran Stone

Literature

26: Natasha at the Opera
Lev Tolstoy
Excerpt from War and Peace. In English and Russian.
:: Translation by Lydia Razran Stone

Literature

40: Petya's Fugue
Lev Tolstoy
Excerpt from War and Peace. In English and Russian.
:: Translation by Lydia Razran Stone

Literature

59: Levin's Epiphany
Lydia Razran Stone
A comparison of three translations of a selected passage from Anna Karenina, showing how Tolstoy has been translated differently over the last 100 years.
Tolstoy

69: Tolstoy the Outrageous
Lev Tolstoy
Excerpts (in English and Russian) from Tolstoy's works, illustrating some of the more outrageous ideas he advocated.
:: Translation by Lydia Razran Stone

Literature

82: Tolstoy the Didact
Lev Tolstoy
Shorter pieces and extracts from longer works, showing how Tolstoy sought to teach and instruct through his writings. In English and Russian.
:: Translation by Lydia Razran Stone

Literature

94: After the Ball
Lev Tolstoy
Excerpt from one of Tolstoy's later and lesser known stories, in which he seems to revert to his earlier, more literary style. In English and Russian
:: Translation by Lydia Razran Stone

Literature

114: Alyosha the Pot
Lev Tolstoy
One of the author's last stories, and one of his most poignant. Not published until after his death. In English and Russian.
:: Translation by Michael Katz

Literature