Super-NOS Literary Prize Debate

Tuesday, February 4, 2020
7:00pm
Event Oval, Lower Level of the Diana Center, Barnard College (3009 Broadway)

Please join us for Super-NOS, an evening of exciting literary debate dedicated to the 10th anniversary of the Russian literary prize NOS (Новая словесность/New Prose)This event is part of the Super-NOS Russian Literary Festival, sponsored by the Harriman Institute, Barnard Slavic Department, Columbia Slavic Department, and the Mikhail Prokhorov Charitable Foundation.

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The NOS Annual Literature Prize was founded by the Mikhail Prokhorov Charitable Foundation in 2009 to discover and support new trends in contemporary Russian fiction.

PROGRAM

6:00pm - Pre-reception
7:00pm - Debate

In the process of the evening's debate, the jury of experts will select a winner from the following previous recipients of the NOS Annual Literature Prize:

2009: Лена Элтанг «Каменные клены» (Lena Eltang, Stone Maples)
2010: Владимир Сорокин «Метель» (Vladimir Sorokin, The Blizzard)
2011: Вишневецкий Игорь. «Ленинград», (Igor Vishnevetsky, Leningrad)
2012: Рубинштейн Лев «Знаки внимания», Lev Rubinshtein, Signs of Attention)
2013: Андрей Иванов «Харбинские мотыльки» (Andrei Ivanov, Harbin Moths)
2014: Алексей Цветков-младший «Король утопленников» (Alexei Tsvetkov Jr., The King of the Drowned)
2015: Данила Зайцев «Повесть и житие Данилы Терентьевича Зайцева» (Danila Zaitsev, The Story and Life of Danila Terentievich Zaitsev)
2016: Борис Лего «Сумеречные рассказы» (Boris Lego, Twilight Stories)
2017:  Владимир Сорокин «Манарага», (Vladimir Sorokin, Manaraga)
2018: Мария Степанова «Памяти памяти», (Maria Stepanova, Memory: In Memoriam)
 

Debate moderated by Irina Prokhorova and Mark Lipovetsky

Super-NOS Jury 

Chair: Anna Narinskaya, literary critic (Moscow)
Polina Barskova (Hampshire College/ Amherst College/Smith College)
Eliot Borenstein (New York University)
Alexander Genis (Radio Liberty)
Sergei Oushakine (Princeton University)
Lara Vapnyar (Columbia University)
 

Graduate Experts

Chair: Tomi Haxhi (Columbia University)
Tatiana Efremova (New York University)
Natalia Klimova (Princeton University)
Max Lawton (Columbia University)

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