Meet-the-artist event with Alexey Varlamov

and presentation of the novel “Dear heart Pavel”
15 June 2019Saturday
Book Club Petrovskiy
Free entrance

Alexey Varlamov is a writer and columnist, historian of Russian literature of the XX century. Doctor of philological sciences, professor of Moscow State University, rector of the Gorky Institute of World Literature. Member of the Union of Russian Writers. Member of the panel of judges of “Yasnaya Polyana” award. Established author of the series “Zhizn zamechatelnykh lyudei” (“Life of great people”).

Made his debut as a prose writer with a short story “Cockroach” in the magazine “Oktyabr” (1987). The first book “The House in Ostozhie” was published in 1990. The author has become famous with the novel “Chump” (1995) and novella “Birth” (1995) which won the competition “Antibooker”. Novels: “The Eleventh of September” (2003), “Mental Wolf” (2014), “Dear heart Pavel” (2018).

Laureate of the Solzhenitsyn Prize, awards “Big Book” and “Student Booker”.