Boris Fishman

Have I Got A Story For You…
The renowned émigré newspaper, The Forward, was founded in New York at the end of the 19th century. Liana Finck’s A Bintel Brief is written in an illustrative style that is a thrilling mash-up of Art Spiegelman’s deft emotionality, Roz Chast’s hilarious neuroses and the magical spirit of Chagall; and is derived from the paper’s hugely popular advice column.Ezra Glinter combed through the archives to find the best stories published during the newspaper’s history, unearthing...
Russian America and American Russia
Boris Fishman and Sana Krasikov, originally from the former USSR, are two of America’s finest writers of fiction. Boris Fishman, author of the critically admired, award-winning A Replacement Life turns to a different kind of story in his latest novel, Don’t Let My Baby Do Rodeo, an evocative, nuanced portrait of marriage and family, identity and inheritance. Sana Krasikov won multiple prizes for her short story collection, One More Year. Her highly-anticipated debut novel The Patriots is ...