Romania, guest of honour at the Salon du Livre, Paris 2013
Romania will be the guest of honour at the Salon du Livre (Paris 2013 International Book Fair) to be held in Paris on March 22-25, 2013. The following Romanian writers published by Polirom or Cartea romaneasca are... read more
Romanian writers at the Jerusalem Book Fair 2013
Between 10th and 15th of February, four Romanian writers published by Polirom or Cartea Romaneasca will be present al the Jerusalem Book Fair 2013: Varujan Vosganian, Vasile Ernu, Lucian Dan Teodorovici,... read more
From time to time I feel the urge to book a ticket back to the USSR, and each time I have to remind myself such things are not on sale anymore. There is no train, no plane and no road that can take one back to the USSR, for the simple reason that the Soviet Union no longer exists. The only way for me to visit my country is by resorting to memory. The following text is the narrative reminiscence of that incredible adventure.