Is not in him a living language: completely dry, the archive. It tiring. Not long ago, Krasnoyarsk literary magazine "Day and Night", a professional in all respects, has published three stories Basil sluggish. While several of his works that year gathering dust in the editorial B. Lihonosova portfolio. Incidentally, in this respectable publication printed a story Siberian Valery Kuznetsov "Revenge." Valery Kuznetsov: It was much earlier, eight years ago.
Victor Bogdanov: On the criticism. The present writer it is not afraid. Avoid criticism – the lot graphomaniacs and random people in the literature. As with other literary publications in the Kuban. Annex to the regional newspaper "Free Kuban" – "Kuban literary" as well as "Native Kuban", not become a factor of the public.
Besides, it does not generate the literary process. Does not affect public order, public strings. And today it is so necessary. This is a toothless talking about above-mentioned publications, that they exist outside of the literary process. I can not be said about the low morals of the current leaders in authority. Today none of them does not deal with morality. All are engaged in trade. In a figurative sense, course. And artists are not the occasion: more evasions, obviously, understand for yourself long-known truth: not whip butt pereshibesh. The newspapers mentioned Asana not as a source, but as a related topic. Basil Sluggish: Whatever it was, in the current Russian literature there are many worthy authors. And it pleases. I should note novels Lyudmila Ulitskaya, Victoria Tokareva, Larissa Petrushevskaya. And Andrei Bitov think one of the best writers of our time. Can not be said about the acclaimed novel by V.