Marian Schwartz

MARIAN SCHWARTZ is a prize-winning translator of Russian fiction, history, biography, criticism, and fine art. She has translated authors as diverse as Slavnikova, Lermontov and Goncharov, and is the principal English translator of the works of Nina Berberova. Her most recent translations include Mikhail Shishkin’s Maidenhair (Open Letter) and Andrei Gelasimov’s The Lying Year (AmazonCrossing). Schwartz is the recipient of two translation fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and is a past president of the American Literary Translators Association.


Love in Train Car No. 7 (05: Winter Holidays)
The Argentine (26: Springtime in Paris)
The Resurrection of Mozart (32: Musical Writing)
The Book of Happiness (38: Happiness)

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