is a cardiologist and writer. His fiction and nonfiction have been collected in six Russian-language volumes and translated into 18 languages. He is a member of PEN Moscow.
is a translator of Swedish and Russian literature and children’s fiction. Her translations include works by Therése Söderlind and Cilla Naumann. In 2015 she was awarded the British Centre for Literary Translation’s Emerging Translator Mentorship for Russian.