Crime and Punishment: A New Translation

Translated by Michael R. Katz ’66. Published Liveright, November 2017. Available on Amazon. Michael R. Katz breathes fresh life into this ageless classic in a sparkling new translation, with novel insights into the linguistic richness, subtle tones, and cunning humor of Dostoevsky’s magnum opus. Embracing the complex… Continue reading »

Moscow and Muscovites

By Vladimir Gilyarovsky, translated by Brendan Kiernan ’83. Russian Life Books. November 2013. Kiernan has produced a new translation of “Uncle Gilya’s” popular memoir, first published in Russia 87 years ago. Continue reading »

Henri Labrouste: Structure Brought to Light

Translated by Sharon Bowman ’95. MoMA Press, 2013. A compilation of essays published in conjunction with the Museum of Modern Art’s summer 2013 exhibit of the same name, this book is the result of a four-year research investigation into Labrouste’s entire production. Essays by architecture scholars… Continue reading »