Studies in Russian and Slavic Literatures, Cultures, and History

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

 In this series, an emphasis will be 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 will be launched with Hugh McLean's book comprising his essays on Lev Tolstoy. It will be followed by Thomas Seifrid's work on Andrei Platonov's Foundation Pit and Oleg Lekmanov's biography of Osip Mandelshtam (in English).