Viktor Remizov

Viktor Remizov was born in Saratov in 1958, where he studied geological prospecting at college. After serving in the army Remizov studied languages at Moscow State University. He worked as a surveyor in the taiga, a school teacher of Russian literature and – for the longest time of his pro- fessional career – as a journalist. Viktor Remizov lives with his family near Moscow.

2014 Big Book shortlist
2014 Russian Booker Prize shortlist
2014 NOS Award shortlist

Foreign rights in general (Free and Wild):
Estonia/ Kunst
France/ Belfond
Germany/ dtv
Lebanon/ Arab Scientific Publishers
Macedonia/ Ars Lamina
Romania/ Polirom