The Calvert Journal chooses 10 best books by authors from the Caucasus

Although the Caucasus has a long history in literature, almost none of the most celebrated books about the region seem to be written by Caucasians: Tolstoy, Pushkin and more recently Anthony Marra have been the undisputed arbiters of Caucasian fiction. From ancient legends to the supernatural, here are 10 of the best recent books in English translation

by Hannah Weber

Read here: The Calvert Journal. Caucasian literature: the best contemporary fiction to add to your reading list