Anastasia Vilkova was born in Astrakhan, one of the principal cities in the south of European Russia on the Volga river. She completed her studies at the Faculty of Modern Letters in the University of Astrakhan where she specialised in linguistic history with particular emphasis on old Russian. Currently she is in charge of editing a newspaper for young men to whom she is teaching journalism in a workshop for art and culture which has been expressly dedicated to them.
Anastasia Vilkova has lent her voice to Francesca da Rimini and read the relevant verses (Hell, Canto V, 88-142) in the translation into Russian by Michail Lozinskij.
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