Pasternak, Boris


Pasternak, Boris
(1890-1960)
   Russian author. Born in Moscow, he wrote pastoral and romantic poems and translated classical poetry and drama. During the 1930s he began working on Doctor Zhivago. He was denounced by the Soviet literary establishment and expelled from the Union of Soviet Writers. In 1958 he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.

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  • Pasternak, Boris — ► (1890 1960) Novelista y poeta ruso. Fue premio Nobel de Literatura en 1958 por su novela El Doctor Zivago, pero tuvo que renunciar al premio por presiones políticas. Como poeta de cuidado lenguaje, expresa sus experiencias íntimas en Mi hermana …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • PASTERNAK, BORIS LEONIDOVICH — (1890–1960), Soviet Russian poet and novelist. A son of the painter leonid pasternak , the younger Pasternak ultimately became one of the very few Soviet writers whose work is essentially Christian in spirit. Born and educated in Moscow, he also… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Pasternak, Boris Leonidovich — ▪ Russian author born Feb. 10 [Jan. 29, Old Style], 1890, Moscow, Russia died May 30, 1960, Peredelkino, near Moscow  Russian poet whose novel Doctor Zhivago helped win him the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1958 but aroused so much opposition in… …   Universalium

  • Pasternak, Boris Leonidovich — (1890–1960)    Soviet poet and novelist and Nobel laureate, 1958. Pasternak was the son of the painter Leonid Pasternak and the pianist Rosa Kaufmann. He grew up in Moscow, where his father was a well known portraitist and a close friend of… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • Pasternak, Boris (Leonidovich) — born Feb. 10, 1890, Moscow, Russia died May 30, 1960, Peredelkino, near Moscow Russian poet and prose writer. He studied music and philosophy and after the Russian Revolution of 1917 worked in the library of the Soviet commissariat of education.… …   Universalium

  • Pasternak, Borís (Leonídovich) — (10 feb. 1890, Moscú, Rusia–30 may. 1960, Perediélkino, cerca de Moscú). Poeta y prosista ruso. Estudió música y filosofía. Después de la Revolución rusa de 1917, trabajó en la biblioteca del comisariado soviético de educación. Su poesía temprana …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Pasternak,Boris Leonidovich — Pas·ter·nak (păsʹtər năk , pə styĭr näkʹ), Boris Leonidovich. 1890 1960. Russian writer whose Doctor Zhivago (1957), a novel of disillusionment with the Russian Revolution, was banned by Soviet authorities. He was forced to refuse the 1958 Nobel… …   Universalium

  • Pasternak — Pasternak, Boris …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Boris Leonidovich Pasternak — Boris Leonidowitsch Pasternak Boris Leonidowitsch Pasternak (russisch Борис Леонидович Пастернак, wiss. Transliteration Boris Leonidovič Pasternak; * 29. Januarjul./ 10. Februar 1890greg. in …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Boris Pasternak — Boris Leonidowitsch Pasternak Boris Leonidowitsch Pasternak (russisch Борис Леонидович Пастернак, wiss. Transliteration Boris Leonidovič Pasternak; * 29. Januarjul./ 10. Februar 1890greg. in …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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