Neil Rathmell – writer

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Peasants were a familiar part of the landscape of Russian literature until as a class, with the end of serfdom and the beginning of communism, they ceased to exist. We … Continue reading

November 13, 2013 · 1 Comment

A Reader’s Diary, 6 November 2013

I finished reading Bruno Schulz’s first collection of short stories a few days ago and have now started reading the second. There are only two, The Street of Crocodiles (1933) … Continue reading

November 6, 2013 · Leave a comment