VLADIMIR NABOKOV: THE MAN WHO SCANDALIZED THE WORLD

2020-06-26T16:26:12+01:00December 23rd, 2019|LITERATURE|

One of the more diverting aspects of Lolita, the most controversial best seller of the century, has been the considerable speculative curiosity about the private life and personality of Vladimir Nabokov, the virtually unknown university professor who now, at the age of sixty-one, finds himself world famous as the author of this nettlesome novel.

VLADIMIR NABOKOV: PLAYBOY INTERVIEW (1964)

2017-10-07T08:43:58+01:00February 24th, 2017|LITERATURE|

Few authors of this generation have sparked more controversy with a single book than a former Cornell University professor with the resoundingly Russian name of Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov

A PROPOSITO DI UN LIBRO INTITOLATO LOLITA

2016-10-19T22:04:26+01:00October 19th, 2016|LITERATURE|

di Vladimir Nabokov Dopo che ho incarnato il soave John Ray, il personaggio di Lolita che stende la Prefazione, ogni commento diretto da parte mia potrà sembrare a qualcuno - e a me stesso, per la verità - un’incarnazione di Vladimir Nabokov che parla del proprio libro. Vanno discussi tuttavia [...]