Sergei Yesenin





Sergei Yesenin


Born
in Konstantinovo, Russian Empire
October 03, 1895

Died
December 27, 1925

Genre

Influences


Sergei Yesenin was born in Konstantinovo in the Ryazan Province (Губерния, Gubernia) of the Russian Empire to a peasant family. He spent most of his childhood in his grandparents' home. He began to write poetry at the age of nine.

In 1912, he moved to Moscow where he supported himself working as a proofreader in a printing company. The following year he enrolled in Moscow State University as an external student and studied there for a year and a half. His early poetry was inspired by Russian folklore. In 1915, he moved to St. Petersburg, where he became acquainted with fellow-poets Alexander Blok, Sergey Gorodetsky, Nikolai Klyuev and Andrei Bely. It was in St. Petersburg that he became well known in literature circles. Alexander Blok was es
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“Ako jednom odeš, nemoj se okrenuti, jer ako se okreneš moraš se vratiti, a ja ne želim da se vratiš odlazeći.”
Sergei Yesenin

“„U oluji i buri kraj nedaća svih, uz teške gubitke i tugu kletu, biti prirodan, nasmejan i tih najveća je umetnost na svetu.”
Sergei Yesenin

“Not sorry, not calling, not crying
All will pass like smoke of white apple trees
Seized by the gold of autumn,
I will no longer be young.”
Sergei Yesenin

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