Vladimir Nabokov

NABOKV-L post 0021714, Thu, 16 Jun 2011 11:23:23 EDT

Re: QUERY: Did Nabokov actually say this?

In a message dated 16/06/2011 15:23:13 GMT Daylight Time, jansy@AETERN.US

Nabokov would never be explicitly didactic nor find place for Stravinsky
in such a brief article.

Moreover, what place would he have for him in a long article? He claims not
to be musical. He does mention Stravinsky once, dismissively, in response
to an explicit question, in an interview in Strong Opinions, but spells him

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