Add to favorite
 

   

 Vladimir Mayakovsky


Born:   July 19 [O.S. July 7] 1893
Deceased:   April 14, 1930

Prominent Soviet poet, playwright, futurist, journal editor.

      

The futurism of Vladimir Vladimirovich Mayakovsky from the very beginning had a romantic tint.

Mayakovsky’s artistic world is a synthetic drama that includes traits of other genres, such as tragedy, mystery play, heroic epos, comedy, gallery, cinema, extravaganza, etc., all subjected to the tragic nature of his main character and the tragic structure of all his creativity. It is remarkable that not only his plays, but poems also are drama-like and tragic in most of the cases.

In the end of his life social alienation was aggravated by the poet’s personal drama. From some moment Mayakovsky was not allowed to go abroad, where he was to meet the woman (poem “Letter to Tatiana Yakovleva”, 1928), who he wanted to unite for life with. All those things led Mayakovsky to suicide, foretold in his tragedy Vladimir Mayakovsky.


Tags: Russian literature Russian poets    








Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

-8

search on the map
TAGS:
Karelia  St. Petersburg  Spartak Moscow  Komarovo  Vyacheslav Zaitsev  Russian tourism  Russian singers  Headdresses  Altai  Russian Music Instruments   Zenit  Russian Literature  Fishing  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Naïve Art Museum  Rusian Culture  Film Distribution  Russia-Iran  Exhibitions in Moscow  Moscow Museums  accident  Maxim Nogotkov   Fyodor Schechtel  Russian environment  Macau  Russian Stage Directors  Russian Nature  Russian Cinema  Historical Exhibitions  Russian business  Nizhny Novgorod  Lake Ladoga  Buranovskie Babushki  ecology  Russian history  Alexander Gorodnitsky  FIFA world cup 2018 tickets  Maria Sharapova  Mrs Russia 2012  ALEXANDR ROGOV  Russian artists  Yevgeny Gvozdev  Moscow  Anti-Semitism  Russian science  Oleg Mityaev  Tragedy  incident  Evgeny Kuznetsov  Archeology 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites