Romantic Encounters examines Romanticism in Russia, focusing not on the usual suspects of canonical Russian literary history, but rather on the figure of Osip
Senkovskii, and on the Library for Reading, the journal he edited with remarkable commercial success (measured by unprecedented subscription rates) and so much critical condemnation from 1834 until the late 1840s.
Cohen's book, Osip
Emilievich Mandelshtam,(8) on the other hand, has an altogether different objective.
Yana, the middle sister, an idealistic Marxist-feminist Columbia student, abandons academia while falling for Pratik, a polite, affable Muslim exchange student whom Osip
has invited to stay.
LS: As reference points in the arts you take Mallarme, Rimbaud, Osip
Mandelstam, Fernando Pessoa, Kasimir Malevich, and Schonberg.
There's a piece by Kharms in issue 2, as a matter of fact, and the series also includes the work of Osip
Mandelstam and Marina Tsvetaeva, as well as contemporary writers such as Evgeni Popov and Victor Yerofeev.
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Robert Littell's new novel about the life (and death) and times of Russian poet Osip
Mandelstam happens to be one of those books.