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Andrei Platonov

Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translation: Nora Seligman Favorov


Sep/Oct 2009
Russian Calendar
Page 25   ( 3 pages)


Summary: Andrei Platonov was born to be a Bolshevik. And also one of the 20th century's greatest writers. He soon broke with the Party and had a tortured relationship with his art. He died in poverty.


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