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Reconsidering Russia Podcast #10: Ellendea Proffer Teasley

Reconsidering Russia Podcast #10: Ellendea Proffer Teasley

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Guest: Dr. Ellendea Proffer Teasley, author, translator, publisher of Russian literature, and co-founder of Ardis Publishers, discusses her new book "Brodsky Among Us" (Academic Studies Press, 2017). The book was a bestseller in Russia and was just published in its original English language edition in April. In this podcast, Dr. Proffer Teasley also discusses her late husband Carl Proffer, the founding of Ardis Publishers, the origin of the Ardis name, and her personal experiences with Russian literary giants Joseph Brodsky, Vladimir Nabokov, Nadezhda Mandelstam, Elena Bulgakova, and Lily Brik, among others.