Vladimir Nabokov------100 Years
 
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  4/8/99

4/15/99

  • Evening at Town Hall, New York, NY. A multi-media celebration of Vladimir Nabokov's life and work, moderated by David Remnick. Speakers to include Dimitri Nabokov, Martin Amis, Alfred Appel, Brian Boyd, Joyce Carol Oates, Richard Ford, and Stacy Schiff. Co-sponsored by PEN, The New Yorker and Vintage Books. Listen to an audio recording from The New York Times.

  • Anniversary of Vera and Vladimir Nabokov's wedding

4/21/99

  • Opening of "Revised Evidence: Vladimir Nabokov's inscriptions, annotations, corrections, and butterfly descriptions", an installation designed by Barbara Bloom, at the Glenn Horowitz Bookseller gallery, New York, NY. The exhibit runs through June 18.

4/23/99



More Nabokov Centennial Sites:
  • CNN Interactive. Includes a quiz, essays from contemporary authors, and original reviews of Nabokov's books from Time magazine.

  • The New York Times. Includes original reviews, audio recordings of Nabokov's 1964 reading at the 92nd Street Y and the 1999 Centennial Celebration at Town Hall, and more.

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