Ben Blatt, Nabokov's Favorite Word is Mauve. What the Numbers Reveal About the Classics, Bestsellers, and Our Own Writing. Simon & Schuster, 2017.

About the book : "Data meets literature in this “enlightening” (The Wall Street Journal), “brilliant” (The Boston Globe), “Nate Silver-esque” (O, The Oprah Magazine) look at what the numbers have to say about our favorite…

Vladimir Nabokov, Lettres à Vera, édition établie par Olga Voronina et Brian Boyd, traduit du russe par Laure Troubetzkoy, Paris, Fayard, 2017.

https://www.fayard.fr/litterature-etrangere/lettres-vera-9782213686585 Description de l'éditeur : "Vladimir Nabokov et sa femme Véra se sont rencontrés en 1923, à Berlin, où leurs familles respectives avaient fui le pouvoir bolchevique.…

Yannicke Chupin. Nabokov's Canon: From ‘Onegin’ to ‘Ada’ by Bozovic, Marijeta. The Slavonic and East European Review. Vol. 95, No. 4 (October 2017), pp. 740-742.

JOURNAL ARTICLE Review Reviewed Work: Nabokov's Canon: From ‘Onegin’ to ‘Ada’ by Bozovic, Marijeta Review by: Y. Chupin The Slavonic and East European Review Vol. 95, No. 4 (October 2017), pp. 740-742 Published by:…

Elena Rakhimova-Sommers (Editor). Nabokov’s Women: The Silent Sisterhood of Textual Nomads. Lanham, Maryland: Lexington Books, 2017.

"Nabokov’s Women: The Silent Sisterhood of Textual Nomads is the first book-length study to focus on Nabokov’s relationship with his heroines. Essays by distinguished Nabokov scholars explore the multilayered and nomadic nature of Nabokov’s…

Alex Beam, The Feud: Vladimir Nabokov, Edmund Wilson, and the End of a Beautiful Friendship, Pantheon, 2016.

Ann Hulbert, "A Portrait of “Literary Malice”", The Atlantic, December 2016. https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2016/12/cover-to-cover/505847/ In his most recent book, Alex Beam details the disintegration of Vladimir…

Stephen Blackwell & Kurt Johnson (eds.), Fine Lines: Vladimir Nabokov's Scientific Art, Yale University Press, 2016.

"The book contains 148 of Nabokov's scientific drawings with detailed explanatory captions by (mostly) Kurt, and six reproductions of VN's inscription drawings to Véra, along with essays by several scientists and Nabokov specialists who have…

Robert Roper, Nabokov in America. On the Road to Lolita, Walker and Company, 2015.

"The author of the immortal Lolita and Pale Fire, born to an eminent Russian family, conjures the apotheosis of the high modernist artist: cultured, refined-as European as they come. But Vladimir Nabokov, who came to America fleeing the…