Registering to the website

To use most of this site, and even to contribute to and edit it, wiki-style, which we encourage you to do, you do not need to become a member of the International Vladimir Nabokov Society.

But to contribute questions, answers and information, and to edit, you do need to register an account on the site, which is free.

Please follow these instructions:

1.    Send a message addressed to Stanislav Shvabrin with a request to register to 

2.    The message should contain a full name, institutional affiliation, and (if you are not becoming a paying member), a favourite Nabokov novel or passage. The use of complete sentences is encouraged. The more ample expression of interest in Nabokov, the quicker the verification process.

3.    A login and password will be sent out to confirmed applicants shortlyThe password can be changed upon registration.

With thanks for your cooperation and looking forward to getting you registered to the site,

Stanislav Shvabrin

Associate Editor of