Studies in Russian and Slavic Literatures, Cultures, and History

Series Editor: Lazar Fleishman (Stanford University, Palo Alto, California)

In this series, an emphasis is given to the exploration of artistic aspects of literary works in their broad literary and cultural context and to the investigation of major periods and trends of literary and cultural history. The series launched with Hugh McLean’s book comprising his essays on Lev Tolstoy. It was followed by Thomas Seifrid’s work on Andrei Platonov’s Foundation Pit and Oleg Lekmanov’s English-language biography of Osip Mandelshtam.