Zinik, Zinovy

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ZINIK, Zinovy

ZINIK, Zinovy. British (born Russia), b. 1945. Genres: Novels, Essays. Career: Writer. Moscow University, teacher of creative writing, 1969-75; Jerusalem University, director of Student Theatre Group, 1975-76; British Broadcasting Corporation Russian Service, editor and presenter of West End, the Arts Programme, 1977-. Publications: NOVELS IN TRANSLATION: Russofobka i fungofil, 1987, trans. by M. Glenny as The Mushroom Picker, 1987; Lord i eger, 1989, trans. by A. de Jonge as The Lord and the Gamekeeper, 1991; One Way Ticket, 1995; Mind the Doors, 2001. OTHER: Russian Service (radio story), 1984; A Ticket to Spare (radio story), 1985; The Maiden and the Beast (radio story), 1985; Oedipus Stalin (radio story), 1986; (with L. Aukin) The Mushroom Picker (teleplay), 1993; Here Comes the Tiger (opera-play), 1999. Work represented in anthologies. Contributor of articles, essays, and stories to periodicals. Also writes extensively in Russian. Address: c/o Andrew Nurnberg Associates, 45-47 Clerkenwell Green, London EC1R 0QX, England. Online address: [email protected]