Aleksandr pushkin, in full aleksandr sergeyevich pushkin, (born may 26 [june 6, new style], 1799, moscow, russia—died january 29 [february 10], 1837, st petersburg), russian poet, novelist, dramatist, and short-story writer he has often been considered his country’s greatest poet and the founder of modern russian literature. Alexander pushkin's ancestry descendants [ edit ] pushkin had four children from his marriage to natalia: maria (b 1832), alexander (b 1833), grigory (b 1835) and natalia (b 1836) the last of whom married morganatically into the royal house of nassau to nikolaus wilhelm of nassau and became the countess of merenberg. Alexander sergeyevich pushkin is a russian poet an fiction writer who is considered the founder of modern russian literature synopsis alexander sergeyevich pushkin was born on june 6, 1799 in moscow.
Alexander pushkin does not treat old woman’s death as tragedy, because, for pushkin, life without freedom is empty existence in this regard, inner freedom in pikovaya dama is discussed through freedom of moral choice. Alexander pushkin biography - one of the chief names in literature during the romantic era was alexander pushkin he was an eminent russian romantic poet and deemed the father of modern russian literature he penned some of the momentous nineteenth century poetry, novels, prose and dramas these works include the captain's daughter, ruslan and.
The state museum of fine arts was named in honor of pushkin in 1937 alexander pushkin’s legacy of inspiration and influence in russia and the world over is still in evidence in 21st century poetry, literature, opera, ballet, music, film, and art. Golden legacy illustrated history magazine, the life of alexander pushkin, vol 14 [joan bacchus, robert fitzgerald, bertram a fitzgerald jr, leo carty, francis taylor, howard darden, ezra jackson, don. A brilliant book on pushkin but one that raised the hackles of the pushkin establishment both in russia and the west druzhnikov makes the case for understanding pushkin emotionally, which is not usually done, and this is why the subtitle at odds with himself captures the central flaw in pushkin's psychology, which flaw led to his suicide-by. Alexander pushkin (1827) by vasily tropinin pushkin entered government service in the collegium of foreign affairs but, given the pace of his creative output and his whirlwind social life, he had little time to devote to his government career.
Pushkin, a new verse play written by jonathan leaf, examines the final two-years in the life of russia’s most enduring poet, alexander pushkinalways quick to take offense, delusionally jealous, forever in debt, and censored by tsar nicholas i, pushkin chronicles the sufferings of an artist of modest rank and mixed race, the confrontation between his exceptional talent and a flawed society.
About abram petrovich gannibal (1696-1781), the great-grandfather of alexander pushkin. Alexander sergeyevich pushkin was born on june 6, 1799 in moscow his first major work was the poem ruslan and ludmila his political verses associated him with the decembrist revolt, causing him to be banished.
Alexander pushkin (1799-1837) is rightly considered to be the founding father of the modern russian language he rejected the high-blown style of classic russian poetry, breaking down the barrier.
Aleksandr's family life was far from ideal his father was domineering and easily irritated, and his mother often left the young child alone in pursuit of her social ambitions between 1811 and 1817 pushkin attended a special school for privileged children of the nobility.