Vladimir Nabokov

Nabokov's Olympicum (1921)

By Andrei Babikov, 9 September, 2020

Two pages from the publicationNabokov's long poem Olympicum, consisting of 260 lines and dated September 15, 1921, is published for the first time in the collection of articles and materials Emigrantica et cetera (Moscow, 2019). Foreword, publication and notes by Andrei Babikov (pp. 791-805). The volume was published in honor of Oleg Korostelyov, an outstanding scholar in Russian emigration, editor and publisher, who died suddenly on March 20, 2020