By Brian James Baer 4 min read
In a time of divisiveness, editor Brian James Baer reminds us that Russia and America have much in common when it comes to their literary traditions.
By Lisa Rosman 7 min read
What if your favorite actors read you your favorite novels? You're in luck! Check out these ten classic audiobooks read by celebrities.
By Nathan Gelgud 2 min read
Leo Tolstoy's correspondence with Gandhi late in the Russian writer's life crystallize Tolstoy's lifelong search for meaning and resultant wish for peace.
By Alexandra Popoff 5 min read
Alexandra Popoff, author of Tolstoy's False Disciple, discusses the life of Vladimir Chertkov: an ex-officer, a privileged aristocrat, and a man who became a greater influence on Tolstoy's life and career than Sophia, his own wife.