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A literary agency for Russian and Belarusian authors offering worldwide fiction, non-fiction, theatre and film rights.

Galina Dursthoff

Photo Aleksey Parshikov

Established in 1999 in Cologne by Galina Dursthoff, who previously worked as an editor in Moscow, the agency has represented many important literary authors worldwide, such as Svetlana Alexievich, Vladimir Sorokin, Daniil Kharms, Venedikt Erofeev. Discoveries of recent years are Sergei Lebedev and Sasha Filipenko.

Another focus of the agency has been political non-fiction, with authors such as Anna Politkovskaya, Mikhail Gorbachev, Mikhail Khodorkovsky, Valery Panyushkin, Mikhail Zygar.