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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!



Online Seminar, Saturday, May 22, "The LOLITA Effect"

Submitted by dana_dragunoiu on Thu, 05/20/2021 - 19:39

Dear colleagues,

We invite you to participate in the second meeting of the Nabokov seminar organized by the Institute of Russian Literature of Russian Academy of science which will be held on May 22 at 12:00 Moscow time. Topic: "The Lolita Effect: Nabokov's Novel in Today's Art and Public Discussion".

Announcing International VN Seminar of the Nabokov Readings program, May 22nd

Submitted by dana_dragunoiu on Tue, 05/18/2021 - 05:36

Dear members,

The International Vladimir Nabokov Seminar of the Nabokov Readings program (i.e. the colleagues organizing the annual international Nabokov conference in Saint-Petersburg) is organizing its second meeting next Saturday, on May 22, 2021 at 11.00am Paris time (5.00am ET) on Zoom (and in English).

"What Nabokov Foresaw": Russian Seminar in St. Petersburg, April 23

Submitted by dana_dragunoiu on Wed, 04/21/2021 - 05:59

Добрый день, уважаемые коллеги! 

Приглашаем вас к участию в первом заседании Набоковского семинара ИРЛИ РАН, которое пройдет 23 апреля в 19:00 по московскому времени. Тема: "Что предвидел Набоков".

Подробный анонс можно найти на уже известном вам сайте: http://nabokovreadings.ru/seminar1 

Ссылка на Зум: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85683545731