The poetry section of the issue presents poems by Olga Postnikova, Leonid Grigoriyan, Boris Kamyanov and Victor Kollegorsky.
We are publishing the “Everyday Stories” by Boris Yekimov, the short story “The Ram” by Boris Yevseyev, the short stories “The Ghost in the Corridor (An Experience of Fantastic Reminiscences)” by Yevgeny Rein, as well as the end of the novel “The Army of Lovers” by Galina Shcherbakova.
The section “Publicistics” presents the article “The Strange War” by Mark Feigin about Russian troops in Tajikistan.
In the section “Far Nearness” we are publishing extracts from the memoirs “Adaptation” by Yuri Glazov about his life as an emigrant in the West in the seventies.
The section “Philosophy. History. Culture” contains a polemical article by Dmitry Kharitonovich about historical works by Academician A. Fomenko.
In the section “Literary Criticism” we are publishing the article “A Drama of the Drama” by Alena Zlobina, as well as the polemical notes “└In Memory of a Sneak” Is an Article of Misteries” by Nikita Yeliseyev.
The issue also presents our traditional sections “Reviews” and “Bibliography”.