Lev Oborin Interviews Ronald Meyer for Polka

Tuesday, July 6, 2021

Poet and critic Lev Oborin interviewed Ellendea Proffer Teasley, co-founder of Ardis Publishers, and Ronald Meyer, Adjunct Associate Professor of Slavic Languages, on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Ardis. Before coming to the Harriman, Meyer was senior editor at Ardis, which at the time was the largest publisher of Russian literature in the original and in English translation outside of the Soviet Union. In Russian.