About the Sponsors


RUSSIA’S OPEN BOOK is generously sponsored by:

The Institute of Translation

The Institute of Translation logoThe Institute of Translation is a pioneering new project from twelve of Russia’s most prestigious cultural organizations designed to inspire excellence in literary translation from and into Russian and to consolidate Russia’s place at the heart of global culture.

The Boris Yeltsin Presidential Center

The Yeltsin Center logoThe Boris Yeltsin Presidential Center is a not-for-profit organization that promotes the institution of the Russian presidency and the development of civil society, democratic institutions, and the rule of law.

The Renova Group

Renova Group logoThe Renova Group of Companies is Russia’s leading private business group owning and managing assets in a broad variety of industries including metals mining, machine building, construction development, energy, telecommunications and nanotechnologies, in Russia and abroad. Renova USA represents the Group in the U.S. and promotes philanthropic and outreach initiatives to promote better relations between the United States and Russia.

Read Russia

Read Russia logoRead Russia (www.readrussia2013.com), founded in 2012, is a new initiative based in Moscow, New York, and London to celebrate Russian literature and Russian book culture. Through innovative programs, projects, and events supporting the English-language translation and publication of Russian works, Read Russia provides international audiences with fresh opportunities to engage - in person, on screen, and online - with Russia's literary leaders and heritage.