Bortnikov, Dimitri

Biography

Born in Samara in 1968, Dimitri Bortnikov is one of the most talented voices in contemporary Russian literature. All of his books have been unanimously saluted by the critics and have won literary prizes in his native land. He now writes directly in French. His previous novel, Face au Styx (Facing the Styx), was a phenomenal critical success and was elected Best French Book of 2017 by Liremagazine.