Andrei Volos


Born
in Stalinabad (Dushanbe), Tajikistan
August 04, 1955

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"Andrei Volos became widely known among Russian readers only after he was awarded the prestigious Italian literary prize “Moscow-Penne” for his series of interrelated stories entitled Khurramabad Trilogy (Хуррамабадскую трилогию) in 1998. (Previous winners of this prize included Valentin Rasputin, Fazil Iskander, Liudmila Petrushevskaia, and Liudmila Ulitskaia). A year later Andrei Volos won an even more prestigious literary prize, the “Anti-Booker.” And he won it on the basis of the manuscript for the then still unpublished novel, Khurramabad. Just a year and a half later Volos published Khurramabad in book form (in 1999 the novel had been published in the journal Novy mir).

Khurramabad takes place in or is linked with Tadjikistan and the
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Hurramabad

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Возвращение в Панджруд

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رمانی با یک طوطی

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Animaattori

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Победитель

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Καταιγίδα στην Καμπούλ

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Недвижимость

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Предатель

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Враќањето во Панџруд

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Маскавская Мекка

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