One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich

One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich Author Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
ISBN-10 9781466839410
Year 2005-03-16
Pages 200
Language en
Publisher Farrar, Straus and Giroux
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The only English translation authorized by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn First published in the Soviet journal Novy Mir in 1962, One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich stands as a classic of contemporary literature. The story of labor-camp inmate Ivan Denisovich Shukhov, it graphically describes his struggle to maintain his dignity in the face of communist oppression. An unforgettable portrait of the entire world of Stalin's forced work camps, One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich is one of the most extraordinary literary documents to have emerged from the Soviet Union and confirms Solzhenitsyn's stature as "a literary genius whose talent matches that of Dosotevsky, Turgenev, Tolstoy"--Harrison Salisbury This unexpurgated 1991 translation by H. T. Willetts is the only authorized edition available and fully captures the power and beauty of the original Russian.

One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich

One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich Author Alexis Klimoff
ISBN-10 0810112140
Year 1997
Pages 128
Language en
Publisher Northwestern University Press
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"Alexis Klimoff's companion to Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich includes a general introduction discussing the work in the context of Solzhenitsyn's oeuvre as well as its place within the Russian literary tradition. Also included are primary sources and other background materials, as well as discussions of the work by leading scholars and an annotated bibliography. Combining the highest order of scholarship with accessibility, this critical companion illuminates a great work of Russian literature, and will enhance its appreciation by both teachers and students." --Book Jacket.

Solzhenitsyn s One day in the life of Ivan Denisovich

Solzhenitsyn s One day in the life of Ivan Denisovich Author Robert Porter
ISBN-10 1853994707
Year 1997
Pages 114
Language en
Publisher Duckworth Publishing
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Alexander Solzhenitsyn was an unknown author until the publication of "One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich" in 1962, the book that was to win him the Nobel Prize in 1970. It is an account of a barely literate Russian peasant's surviving a single day in one of Stalin's labour camps. It depicted the intricacies and resilience of the human spirit in a style comparable with Tolstoy and Dostoyevsky. This study gauges the political and literary impact that the book has made in Russia and abroad, and examines its more universal, intrinsic qualities

A Study Guide for Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn s One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich

A Study Guide for Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn s One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich Author Gale, Cengage Learning
ISBN-10 9781410336361
Year 2015-03-13
Pages 15
Language en
Publisher Gale, Cengage Learning
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A Study Guide for Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's "One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Novels for Students.This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Novels for Students for all of your research needs.

Filming the Unfilmable

Filming the Unfilmable Author Ben Hellmann
ISBN-10 9783838265940
Year 2014-04-15
Pages 260
Language en
Publisher Columbia University Press
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This volume shares the fascinating story of the cinematic adaptation of one of the world's most influential novels. An all-encompassing account of the film's production and reception, the account is filled with little-known facts and valuable insight into Solzhenitsyn's complex relationship with filmmaking.

One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich

One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich Author Aleksandr Isaevich Solzhenitsyn
ISBN-10 808783092X
Year 2013-08
Pages 94
Language en
Publisher Important Books
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One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich is set in a Soviet labor camp in the 1950s and describes a single day of an ordinary prisoner, Ivan Denisovich Shukhov. Its publication was an extraordinary event in Soviet literary history-never before had an account of Stalinist repression been openly distributed.

One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich

One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich Author Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
ISBN-10 1586638327
Year 2003
Pages 66
Language en
Publisher Spark Notes
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A masterpiece of modern Russian fiction, this novel is one of the most significant and outspoken literary documents ever to come out of Soviet Russia. A brutal depiction of life in a Stalinist camp and a moving tribute to man's triumph of will over relentless dehumanization, this is Solzhenitsyn's first novel to win international acclaim. Introduction by renowned poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.