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Crimes and Misdemeanours: Russian Detective Fiction, with Grigory Chkhartishvili aka Boris Akunin - SOLD OUT

Wednesday 13th April 2011 6:30pm - 7:30pm 107 Charing Cross Road Literary Event

Academica Rossica

Tickets: SOLD OUT
The Gallery at Foyles, Third Floor

Often referred to as the 'undisputed champion' of Russian crime fiction, Boris Akunin has plumbed the depths of tsarist Russian history as inspiration for his sinister characters and labyrinthine plots. This evening he sheds light on the truth behind the fiction, the differences between British and Russian crime and the true origins of his pen name. Boris will be in conversation with bestselling author Tibor Fischer.

This event is supported by the British Council and Academia Rossica as part of the Russia Market Focus 2011 cultural programme at The London Book Fair.

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