For the release of Zeek’s Russified Spring issue, Zeek will be hosting a number of events in March and April.
Salon & Performance
March 23, 2008 The Jewish Museum, 1109 5th Ave at 92nd St, 3.30 – 5 pm,Free with general admission Join Zeek for a performance by the bard and poet VadimPevzner and a presentation by visual artists Alina and Jeff Bliumis as part of . Museum admission includes entry to Levi Okunov’s fashion show on March 27.
Release and Reading
Sunday April 6, 2008 KGB Bar, 85 E 4th St an 2nd Ave An evening of celebration and readings, featuring Zeek contributors Val Vinokur, Matvei Yankelevich, Margarita Shalina, David Stromberg, and more. Co-presented by the 14th Street Y. Free Zeek30 guests also receive a free shot of vodka. Na zdorovye!
Russians in Translation
Friday, 11 April, 2008 Melville House Publishing, 145 Plymouth St, Dumbo, 7 – 9 pm, Free Zeek hosts bilingual writers in the US presenting their original works translated fromthe Russian into English: Polina Barskova, Irina Mashinski, and Pavel Lembersky. Come for wine &snacks and a free Zeek.