Monday, May 10, 2021 - Saturday, Apr 10, 2021 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
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Mikhail Iossel, the Leningrad/St. Petersburg-born author of the book of prose Notes From Cyberground: Trumpland And My Old Soviet Feeling (New Europe Books, 2018), story collections Every Hunter Wants to Know (W. W. Norton) and Love Like Water, Love Like Fire (forthcoming from Bellevue Literary Press on May 4. 2021), and co-editor of the anthologies Amerika: Russian Writers View the United States (Dalkey Archive, 2004) and Rasskazy: New Fiction from a New Russia (Tin House, 2010), is a professor of English/Creative Writing at Concordia University in Montreal and the founding director of the Summer Literary Seminars international program (1998--2019) which operated on three continents (Russia, Kenya, Lithuania, Georgia, Montreal). Back in the former Soviet Union, he belonged to the organization of samizdat writers, Club-81, and published his prose and translations in a variety of journals. Among his awards are the Guggenheim, NEA, and Stegner Fellowships. His stories and other prose, in English and in translation to several languages, have appeared in NewYorker.com, Guernica, Literarian, AGNI, North American Review Threepenny Review, Inertia, Boulevard, Witness, Ecotone, Best American Short Stories, and elsewhere.
We will also be live streaming the event on our YouTube channel (https://www.youtube.com/c/GlobusBooksSF/videos) and later will share the edited version of the program.