Arkady Strugatsky

For American science fiction fans unfamiliar with authors writing in languages other than English, this essay collection provides an illuminating introduction as it investigates the work of 12 authors from 11 nations. Read more


Arkady and Boris Strugatsky's Roadside Picnic, reissued in a paperback English-language edition by Chicago Review Press, is a classic Soviet-era science fiction novel that rivals the work of Bradbury, Asimov and Ellison. It's hard not to no... Read more


This weekend’s Milwaukee Symphony concert gives us a chance to hear the magnificent Symphony No. 1 by Edward Elgar (1857-1934), last played here in 1994. The self-taught son of a music shop owner, Elgar rose from poverty in the early 1880s ... Read more

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