Russian Literature 7, 8

  1. The novel “Doctor Zhivago” by B. L. Pasternak, the work of A. Solzhenitsyn “One day of Ivan Denisovich”. Immigration literature: Solzhenitsyn, Nabokov, Brodsky. Village prose: Belov (“Ordinary work”), Shushkin (“Red Kalina”), Rasputin (“Live and remember”). City confessional prose: Y. Trifonov (“Old Man”).
  2. Revival of the poetry: Andrey Voznesensky, Bella Akhmadulina, Yevgeny Yevtushenko, Robert Rozhdestvensky, Bulat Okudzhava, V. Vysotsky). After poetic boom in the 60s the work of Y. Brodsky changes the space and place of Russian poetry.