Alexander Genis: English is easiest for children, taxi drivers and idiots
Russia Beyond the Headlines
Alexander Genis, who has lived in the United States since 1977, has compiled a book of anecdotes and memories about his friends and idols, including Sergei Dovlatov, Joseph Brodsky, Vladimir Sorokin, Tatiana Tolstaya and many more. RBTH presents a ...
Prized possessions say a lot about a person—even if that person is a robot
... re-check some earlier point made. Looove being in the presence of a lot of books and I experience mental anguish seeing bookshelves holding dvds and such. "There are worse crimes than buring books. One of them is not reading them." ~ Joseph Brodsky.
Activists and Officials Warn Bidders to Stay Away From Land Wanted ...
Williamsburg-Greenpoint, NY - Businessman Norm Brodsky will be taking private bids on the property through 5 p.m. on July 20.
Books|Review: 'The Return,' a Son's Pained Search for a Missing Father
New York Times
“Joseph Brodsky was right,” he writes. “So were Nabokov and Conrad. They were artists who never returned. Each had tried, in his own way, to cure himself of his country. What you have left behind has dissolved. Return and you will face the absence or ...