BARABTARLO, Gennady. American (born U.S.S.R.), b. 1949. Genres: Poetry, Literary criticism and history, Translations. Career: Pushkin Literary Museum, Moscow, U.S.S.R. (now the Russian Federation), senior research fellow, 1970-78; University of Missouri-Columbia, professor of Russian, 1984-. Publications: Phantom of Fact, 1989; Aerial View: Essays on Nabokov's Art and Metaphysics, 1993; (with C. Nicol) A Small Alpine Form, 1993; In Every Place (verse and adaptations), 1999; (ed.) Cold Fusion (essays), 2000; The Shimmering Wheel, 2003. TRANSLATOR: V. Nabokov, Pnin, 1983; Solzhenitsyn, What a Pity (short stories), 1999; Nabokov, Ebbing of Time (short stories), 2001. Address: 451 GCB, German and Russian Studies, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, U.S.A.