Boris Fishman

Selected Journalism


The New Yorker

Oct. 27, 2003
Diplomatic Immunity: Not Lost in Translation

New York Times Magazine

November 19, 2017 | Sunday Review
God Is in the Salad Dressing

June 11, 2017 | Book Review
Just Another Nutty June Weekend in the Rockaways

January 13, 2017 | Book Review
Author's Note: On Being Translated Back To Myself

August 21, 2016 | Book Review
A Novel Imagines Putin Is Retired and Has Dementia

May 29, 2016 | Book Review
Critic's Take: Moscow's Magic Realism

July 19, 2015 | Book Review
A Cargo of Gaudy Misrule

Feb. 20, 2015 | Book Review
Lies, First Person

Oct. 19, 2014 | Book Review
The Power of the Powerless

Jul. 27, 2014 | Magazine
The Empties

Jan. 10, 2014 | Book Review
Dear Sasha, Dear Volodya

Jun. 28, 2010 | T Magazine
Dispatch | Cooke City, Montana

Nov. 18, 2007 | T Magazine
Mexico's Cultural Revolution

Mar. 12, 2006 | Book Review
The News From Siberia

Aug. 21, 2005 | Magazine
The Anti-Collector

Jul. 6, 2005 | Book Review
Wartime Rations

Nov. 21, 2004 | The City
Where Is Home, If the Place You Come From No Longer Exists?

The Nation

Aug. 2, 2004
Laughter in the Dark

The New Republic

Oct. 17, 2005
Burgher King

The Boston GLobe

Feb. 20, 2005
Marginal Contributions

London Review of Books

Sep. 24, 2009
Give My Regards To Your Lovely Spouse

Jewish Daily Forward

Apr. 18, 2014
Love Among the Ruins

Apr. 25, 2014
Looking for Malamud

The Jewish Week

Nov. 26, 2014
Grandmother, Grandfather, and Me

New York Magazine

June 23, 2015
Turns Out All the Advice My Father Ever Gave Me Was Right

Female First

2015
Top Ten Reasons to Live in New York

Travel + Leisure

2017
Could the Baltic States Be the Next Scandinavia?

2017
This Lake Is Montana’s Best Kept Secret

2017
In St. Croix, A Culinary Awakening

2015
Kinetic City: In Moscow, An Unexpected Creative Revolution

Contact

2016
Russian, American, Jewish: Not So Fast

Miscellany

   

Chekhov: Stories For Our Time

Introduction by Boris Fishman

Radical Hope: Letters of Love and Dissent in Dangerous Times

Dear Mr. Roell

The Master & Margarita

Foreword by Boris Fishman

Wild East: Stories from the Last Frontier

Edited by Boris Fishman

Russia: Beyond Utopia

Photographs by Andrew Moore
Foreword by Boris Fishman

Hurricane Katrina: A Nation Still Unprepared

U. S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs
Boris Fishman, Minority Report Editor

The Subway Chronicles: Scenes From Life in New York

Metro Blues, or How I Came to America