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Members of the Sreda, 1902: Top row from left: Stepan Skitalets, Fyodor Chaliapin, Evgeny Chirikov; bottom row from left: Maxim Gorky, Leonid Andreyev, Ivan Bunin, Nikolai Teleshov. Russian Writers 1.jpg
Members of the Sreda, 1902: Top row from left: Stepan Skitalets, Fyodor Chaliapin, Evgeny Chirikov; bottom row from left: Maxim Gorky, Leonid Andreyev, Ivan Bunin, Nikolai Teleshov.

The Moscow Literary Sreda (Russian : Моско́вская Литерату́рная Cреда, translit.  Moskovskaya Literaturnaya Sreda/Moskovskaja Literaturnaja Sreda) was a Moscow literary group founded in 1899 by Nikolai Teleshov. The name Sreda means Wednesday, taken from the day of the week on which writers and other artists met at Teleshov's home. The last meeting of the Sreda took place in 1916. [1] [2] [3] [4]

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List of Sreda members

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References

  1. Handbook of Russian Literature, Victor Terras, Yale University Press 1990.
  2. A Writer Remembers by Nikolay Teleshov, Hutchinson, NY, 1943.
  3. The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). 2010, The Gale Group, Inc.
  4. Reference Guide to Russian Literature, Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers, Chicago, 1998.