Fiction (Novels and Short Stories)

Chingiz Aitmatov, The Day Lasts More than a Hundred Years (1983)

Jan Carew, Moscow Is not My Mecca (1964)

Sergei Dovlatov, Inostranka (1986)

Sonallah Ibrahim, Ice. Transl. by Margaret Litvin (2019)

Hamid Ismailov, The Underground (2015) – from Jennifer Wilson and Jennifer Suchland’s “#BlackOctober Reading List: The Russian Revolution and the African Diaspora”

John Oliver Killens, Great Black Russian: A Novel on the Life and Times of Alexander Pushkin (Wayne State University Press, 1989)

Claude McKay, Amiable with Big Teeth: A Novel of the Love Affair between the Communists and the Poor Black Sheep of Harlem (2017)