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Discussion about the works of Vladimir Sorokin will take place in “the Pioneer”


5 Nov
in a bookstore “Bookstore Pioner” will be a discussion about the work of the famous writer, the classic of Russian postmodernism of Vladimir Sorokin called “Pioner Talks: the world after the prose Sorokin”. Previously publishing “Corpus” released 2 collections of the writer – stories “White square” and the libretto of “the Triumph of Time and Senseless”, and “New literary review” published a collection of articles”, It’s just letters on paper…”, which was devoted to the works of the author.

A discussion of the main themes of the major works of Vladimir Sorokin, the reasons for its popularity and influence of the writer on contemporary culture will be held with the participation of the philologist and literary critic, Professor at the University of Colorado and one of the compilers of the book”, It’s just letters on paper…” Mark Lipovetsky, creative editor application Bookmate Igor Kirienkova and curator of the literary programme “Pioneer” Sergey Sdobnova.

The organizers write that during the discussion there will be a lot of talk about the Soviet and post-Soviet Russia, the participants of the meeting will tell whether the comparison of Sorokin and Pelevin, which the author touches on almost every piece and what it means, what foreign authors are remembered when talking about Sorokin and how to perceive his work abroad.

Kick-off at 19:30.

Admission to the discussion is free, but registration is required.

Readers can also purchase the above mentioned books of Vladimir Sorokin at a special price.

Live broadcast of the meeting can be viewed on the page “the amazing Bookstore” in the social network Facebook.