Monday, May 16, 2011

OLGA SLAVNIKOVA, Winner of the Russian Booker Prize for 2017, in NYC

Olga Slavinova, author of 2017, and one Russia's leading literary figures, will be in New York for a series of events next week sponsored by Causa Artium and The Overlook Press.

There will be THREE separate opportunities to meet Ms. Slavnikova, at which she will read from her works, answer questions, and talk with guests:

Friday, 20 May 2011, at 6:30 pm
At the Museum of Russian Art (MoRA)
located at 80 Grand Street, Jersey City, NJ.

Sunday, 22 May 2011, at 1:30pm
At the Brooklyn Public Library’s Central Library building in the Dweck Center
located at 10 Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn, NY.

Wednesday, 25 May 2011, at 6:45 pm

With special guest Marian Schwartz, award-winning translator and translator of the Overlook edition of 2017.
At the Jerry Orbach Theater (entrance on the south side of West 50th Street)
located on the third floor at 1627 Broadway, New York, NY.

All these events are FREE, and in ENGLISH and RUSSIAN. Each event will be accompanied by a reception, an opportunity to talk with the author in a more informal setting.

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