Elena Fanailova is a poet who lives in Moscow. She is a laureate of the prestigious Bely Award.
Sexually liberated, or just badly brought up?
There was “no sex in the USSR” (that, at least, is what one Soviet woman famously declared in a 1986 TV talk show)....
Mournful Unconcern: Russia reacts to Domodedovo
Desensitised to terror, Russians will not take long to get over the latest attack. Russian writer and openDemocracy...
Voznesensky: elegy for a fashionable poet
The poet Andrei Voznesensky died on 1 June. One of the former “big 4” Soviet poets, he managed to hang on to his...