Fighting anti-Semitism in his art: The Secret History of Vladimir Nabokov by Andrea Pitzer

The Secret History of Vladimir Nabokov, Andrea Pitzer, Nabokov, Lolita, Pale Fire

What if Lolita is the story of global anti-Semitism as much as it is Humbert Humbert’s molestation of a twelve-year-old girl? What if Pale Fire is a love letter to the dead of the Russian Gulag? What if forty years of Nabokov’s writing carries an elegy for those who resisted the prisons and camps that devastated his world?
The Secret History of Vladimir Nabokov, Andrea Pitzer, xii

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