Is the author of Chekhov: Scenes from a Life, editor of Chekhov: A Life in Letters, and translator of two anthologies of Chekhov’s stories. She is Director of the Anton Chekhov Foundation, set up to preserve Chekhov’s house in Yalta.
Tolstoy's ‘Afterlife’: an Ambivalent Centenary
Tolstoy died on 20 November 1910, but official Russian celebrations of the centenary have been muted. Rosamund...
Chekhov House: a story with a happy ending
The Chekhov house, garden and archive in Yalta is a site of unique international cultural importance. Short of...
Remembering Chekhov in Yalta
On the occasion of the 150th anniversary of Chekhov’s birth, his English biographer Rosamund Bartlett celebrates the...