Sakhalin, today (2001)

INVESTORS from Japan and the USA are eyeing the oil and gas fields off Sakhalin’s east coast and squaring up … More

Off-Gogol

The Government Inspector (In a translation by Marjorie Farquharson.) ACT ONE A room in the Provost’s house. Scene 1 The … More

The President's Man

A short story (2003) When Shodo came in from the cumquat grove his wife said there had been a strange … More

The Clock in the Sky

Visitors to the Strasbourg Cathedral tower may be surprised to confront this immense clock, screened by glass and occupying half … More