The poetry section of the issue presents poems by Inna Lisnyanskaya, Semen Lipkin, Leonid Rabichev and Yuri Kosagovsky. SUMMARY
We are publishing the narratives «Our Old House» by Boris Yekimov and «Great-Grandson Vovka’s Lessons» by Sergei Zalygin.
The section «New Translations» presents the novel by Christoph Ransmayr «Morbus Kitahara» translated by N. Fjodorova as well as poems by Dutch poets translated by Marina Paley.
Travel notes on Vietnam of nowadays written by Archimandrite Augustin (Nikitin) occupy the section «Times and Morals».
In the section «Far Nearness» we are publishing the article «The Drama of the Volga Zemstvo» by Michail Matveyev.
The section «Comments» contains an article by Sergei Larin on the Polish magazine «Culture» published in Paris.
The section «Les Essais» is presented by the article «Time is Money’ as a Cultural Principle» by Tatyana Cherednichenko.
The section «Writer’s Diary» contains an article by Alexander Solzhenitsyn on the novel «Petersburg» written by Andrei Beliy.
In the section «Literary Criticism» Sergei Bocharov and Marina Novikova give their opinions of a new book about Dostoevsky, written by Tatyana Kasatkina.
The issue also presents our traditional sections «Reviews», «Editor’s Mail» and «Bibliography».