Alisa Ganieva and The Chronicles of Dagestan

Interview with Alisa Ganieva
March 5, 2012
By Xenia Grubstein 

Winner of the prestigious Russian literary Debut Prize award of 2009, Alisa Ganieva, 26, writes about Dagestan in Russia’s North Caucasus and its vanishing people – the Avars, Laks, Kumyks and others. Her controversial novel, “Salam, Dalgat,” which she wrote under a mysterious pen name, was a sensation in Russia.¬†Read more