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Boris Pasternak

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1958 Nobel Prize Literature Winner Boris Pasternak News

Leonard Fein on confronting death
The Jewish Journal of Greater L.A.
Instead, it come from Boris Pasternak's “Doctor Zhivago.” When the loved one of a friend dies, this is the message of condolence I send: “You are anxious about whether you will rise from the dead or not, but you have risen already — you rose from the ...

1958 Nobel Prize Literature Winner Boris Pasternak News

BOOK REVIEW: 'The Zhivago Affair'
Washington Times
During the 1950s, the American and Soviet governments agreed on very little, but they shared a charming faith in the power of literature — novels especially — to influence the hearts and minds of readers. So when Boris Pasternak's “Doctor Zhivago ...

1958 Nobel Prize Literature Winner Boris Pasternak News

“A treacherous climate”: Ismail Kadare's cold years in Moscow
New Statesman
This exact point is encapsulated in Twilight of the Eastern Gods' description of the furore in Moscow when Boris Pasternak wins the Nobel Prize. The author of Dr Zhivago faces a choice between declining the award and exile. Kadare reflects on the ...

1958 Nobel Prize Literature Winner Boris Pasternak News

Books as a CIA tool
Hamilton Spectator
Details of the CIA's "books program" is just one take away from the book, based on newly declassified documents, about how the publication of Boris Pasternak's Dr. Zhivago, about a doctor-poet who returns from the First World War to find the Revolution ...

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