Welcome to The Nabokovian!

Welcome to the official site of the International Vladimir Nabokov Society (IVNS). You can access most of the site as you wish, but to add to or edit material wiki-style, as we would love you to do, you will have to register to the site by following the protocol spelled out below.

Read more

New Feature: Classics from The Nabokovian

Introducing a new feature: read classic materials from the archives of the print version of The Nabokovian. Selected by the site's editors, contents will be featured free of charge and will vary quarterly. Full access to all of the print and electronic issues of The Nabokovian are available on this site to members of the International Vladimir Nabokov Society (IVNS). To join, please go here.

Our second feature is Nabokov's poem "Shakespeare," translated by Dmitri Nabokov. Enjoy your reading!

 

News

September 29: Nabokov Seminar at the Institute of Russian Literature, St. Petersburg

Submitted by dana_dragunoiu on Mon, 09/27/2021 - 06:03

Друзья, уже очень скоро, 29 сентября состоится наш очередной Набоковский семинар - первый после летнего перерыва. В этот раз с нами известнейший литературовед Михаил Вайскопф (Израиль) , с очень интересной и неожиданной темой - "Символические путешествия в романах "Машенька" и "Король, дама, валет". Семинар проходит полностью online. Всем коллегам мы, как всегда, с радостью вышлем ссылку, пишите Татьяне Пономаревой по адресу nabokovreadings@gmail.com Ждем вас 29 сентября в 20.00.

Hidden Nabokov: Nabokov Conference at Wellesley college, summer 2022: Dates announced and new CFP

Submitted by stephen_blackwell on Fri, 07/16/2021 - 12:23

Wellesley College has, at happy last, agreed to finalize dates for the Hidden Nabokov conference next summer: we apologize for any anxiety our long silence on this may have caused.  The conference will take place June 15-19 (Weds-Sun, with most or all events Thurs-Fri-Sat). Lodgings will be available on-campus; some will be air-conditioned.