Add to favorite
 

   

 Konstantin Kedrov


Born:   November 12, 1942

Poet, philologist, a critic.

      

 Konstantin Kedrov was born in Rybinsk town of the Yaroslavl Region. 

 
He graduated from the History and Philology Faculty of the Kazan University and postgraduate course of the Literature Institute. In the early 1980s he created the school of metametaphor. 
 
Kedrov’s poetry was not published until 1989. He worked at the Russian Literature Department of the Literature Institute. In 1986 Kedrov was discharged of teaching on request of the KGB (Committee for State Security). In the 1980s Konstantin Kedrov became the author and the host of television training programs and the essay on different subjects. 
 
In 1989 Kedrov’s monograph Poetic Space with the statement of theory of metacode and metametaphor was published.
 
In 1996 Konstantin Kedrov defended the doctoral dissertation. He was a participant of festivals of the international poetic avant-garde in Finland and France. 
From 1991 to 1997 - Konstantin Kedrov worked as the literary observer of the Izvestiya newspaper. 
 
From 1997 to 2003 he was a literary observer at the Noviye Izvestia journal. From 1995 he was the editor-in-chief of the Magazine of Poets edition. Upon Henry Sapgir’s recommendation Kedrov was elected the president of the Association of Poets of Russia, UNESCO. 
 
Since 2001 Konstantin Kedrov has been the dean of the Academy of Poets and Philosophers of the Natalia Nesterova University.


Tags: Konstantin Kedrov Russian Literature Russian Poetry   




comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
Kolomenskoye  event tourism  Russian artists  Ukraine crisis  Moscow  contemporary art  Moscow planetarium  Russian social networks  Bulgaria  Russian Photographers  Russian trains  Opposition  Grigory Oster  Archeology  Russian festivals  Saint Petersburg  Russian opera singers  Russian law  Uralkali  Russian holidays  Moscow State University  Exhibitions in Moscow  History of Russia  Russian business  German Art  Russian history  business  Russan Musicians  Adyghe people  timetable alterations  Serdobsk  Russian tourism  Kaluga Region  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Tula  Adygea Republic  domestic violence  The Moon  Russian Cinema  Bashkiria  Milk Holiday  The Golden Ring   Spas-Klepiki  Oleg of Novgorod  Arts and Crafts  Fyodor Vasilyev  Butyrskaya Prison  Selenginsk  Painting  Russian Literature 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites