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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: 

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Annotations to Nabokov's Lectures on Gogol by Kit Pribble

Submitted by dana_dragunoiu on Mon, 04/12/2021 - 07:31

The list of annotations to Nabokov's Lectures on Russian Literature keeps growing! Kit Pribble's interpretive essay on and annotations to Nabokov's lectures on Gogol have been added to the site's repository of annotations.

Kit Pribble is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures at the University of California, Berkeley. She is currently working on her dissertation, titled "Sideshadows of Literary History: Alternative Forms and Aesthetic Thought in Late Russian Romanticism."

Ada: Notes to Part 2 Chapter 4

Submitted by Brian_Boyd on Mon, 03/15/2021 - 16:21

Dear all,

The Annotations and Forenote and Afternote to Ada Pt 2 Ch 4 (Van on dreams) are now available on this website here. The Annotations to Ada Pt 2 Ch 2 are now available, with their hyperlinked motifs and illustrations, on AdaOnline.

Once again I am grateful to Steve Blackwell for sharp-eyed copyediting and valuable suggestions. All additional corrections and suggestions welcome.


Brian Boyd