This issue publishes “Matisse” — a novel by Aleksandr Ilichevsky (the ending), a tale by Vladimir Zabaluyev and Aleksey Zenzinov “On the Road”, stories: “Gaudi from Umyvakino” by Nina Gorlanova and Vyacheslav Bukur, “The Dry Gully” by Sergey Solovyov, as well as some stories by Yulia Viner. The poetry section of this issue is made up of the new poems by Aleksandr Gorodnitsky, Yevgenia Izvarina, Igor Belov, Yevgeny Karasyov, Larisa Miller.
The sectional offerings are as follows:
Studies of Our Days: “The Anarchists” — a tale by Mikhail Butov.
Heritage: a memorial publication of Gennady Aygi’s “Berlin Poems”, as well as “The Fall” —an archive publication of the well-known philosopher Aaron Steinberg.
Essais: “Russian Genre-31” by Sergey Borovikov.
Literary Critique: “Feeling so Bored and so Sad” — an article by Alisa Ganiyeva on the pariah and alienation motifs in the modern prose. “Underlove”: Maria Kormilova on the infantility of personages in contemporary young literature. Also “The Book and its Substitues, or a Study on the Usefulness of Eyes” where Yevgenya Vezhlyan discusses audiobooks.