Vladimir Sorokin


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in Bykovo, Moscow Oblast, Russian Federation
August 07, 1955

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Vladimir Sorokin (Владимир Сорокин) was born in a small town outside of Moscow in 1955. He trained as an engineer at the Moscow Institute of Oil and Gas, but turned to art and writing, becoming a major presence in the Moscow underground of the 1980s. His work was banned in the Soviet Union, and his first novel, The Queue, was published by the famed émigré dissident Andrei Sinyavsky in France in 1983. In 1992, Sorokin’s Collected Stories was nominated for the Russian Booker Prize; in 1999, the publication of the controversial novel Blue Lard, which included a sex scene between clones of Stalin and Khrushchev, led to public demonstrations against the book and to demands that Sorokin be prosecuted as a pornographer; in 2001, he received the An ...more

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Владимир Сорокин специально для «Ленты.ру» написал рассказ «Белый квадрат».


Текст посвящен режиссеру Кириллу Серебренникову, который в настоящий момент находится под домашним арестом в связи с обвинениями в мошенничестве.


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