Yury Saprykin is a participant of the 18th International Book Fair for High-Quality Fiction and Non-Fiction, where the United Kingdom will be the Country of Honour this year as a part of the UK-Russia Year of Language and Literature 2016.

ABOUT THE SPEAKER

Yury Saprykin is a Russian journalist. He holds a degree in Philosophy. Yury Saprykin is the former chief editor of Afisha magazine and currently an editorial director at TheMoscowTimes publishing house. November 2015 saw the publication of his first book Observation Posts.