“Together with Sinyavsky we had a working romance. And the working romance is the most robust type of relationship”.
Andrei Sinyavsky (1925-97), one of the immense essayists in Russian writing of the last half of the twentieth century, was captured and attempted together with Yuly Daniel for distributing "against Soviet" works abroad. The trial turned into a development in the Russian nonconformist development. Sinyavsky and his family moved to Paris in 1973, where he addressed at the Sorbonne until his retirement in 1994. A dubious figure in the Russian resettlement in Paris and additionally back home in Russia, Sinyavsky conveyed a progression of three addresses, which were in this manner distributed by Columbia University Press as "The Russian Intelligentsia" (1997).
Abram Tertz was a troublesome author, requiring his perusers to attempt constant endeavors so as to understandf and welcome him. Tertz-Sinyavsky collection of memoirs, demonstrated to counter any Soviet scholarly ordinances, was exceptionally unpredictable and included: act as essayist and his court hearings, war and imprisonment, emigration and lonely opposition to general cliched opinions of the public.
Maria Rozanova, his better half, partner, guide, co-creator and co-manager of his magazine "Syntaksis" (Syntax), now lives in a Parisian banlieu; she has distributed and republished every single real title by Sinyavsky and three additional volumes of his letters from work camps also. She jumps at the chance to state: “Together with Sinyavsky we had a working romance. And the working romance is the most robust type of relationship”.
You can debate over this romance, which turned into so many novels, along with Natalia Rubinstein on February 28, 2017 at the rendezvous of the English-Russian Cultural Club (ARCC) in the Pushkin House in London.
Natalia Rubinstein – is a freelance journalist and literary critic. Qualified as philologist, previous to her leaving the Soviet Union in 1974, she worked as Researcher for the Pushkin Museum at 12, Moika St., in Leningrad. She contributed to many, mostly Russian, periodicals in different countries. For about 25 years she worked for the BBC Russian Service in London.