Strong Opinions

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Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, Feb 16, 2011 - Literary Collections - 368 pages
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In this collection of interviews, articles, and editorials, Nabokov ranges over his life, art, education, politics, literature, movies, and modern times, among other subjects.  Strong Opinions offers his trenchant, witty, and always engaging views on everything from the Russian Revolution to the correct pronunciation of Lolita.

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"I think like a genius, I write like a distinguished author, and I speak like a child." Thus begins the author's introduction to this late life collection of exuberant l'esprit d'escalier. The ... Read full review

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"I think like a genius, I write like a distinguished author, and I speak like a child." Thus begins the author's introduction to this late life collection of exuberant l'esprit d'escalier. The ... Read full review

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About the author (2011)

One of the twentieth century s master prose stylists, Vladimir Nabokov was born in St. Petersburg in 1899. He studied French and Russian literature at Trinity College, Cambridge, then lived in Berlin and Paris, where he launched a brilliant literary career. In 1940 he moved to the United States, and achieved renown as a novelist, poet, critic and translator. He taught literature at Wellesley, Stanford, Cornell, and Harvard. In 1961 he moved to Montreux, Switzerland, where he died in 1977.

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