Yevtushenko
biographical name Yevgeny Aleksandrovich 1933- Soviet (Russian-born) writer

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  • Yevtushenko — [yev΄to͞o sheŋ′kō] Yevgeny (Aleksandrovich) [yev gen′ē] 1933 ; Soviet poet …   English World dictionary

  • Yevtushenko — noun Russian poet who expressed the feelings of the post Stalinist generation (born in 1933) • Syn: ↑Yevgeni Yevtushenko, ↑Yevgeni Aleksandrovich Yevtushenko • Instance Hypernyms: ↑poet …   Useful english dictionary

  • Yevtushenko — /yev too sheng koh/; Russ. /yif tooh shen keuh/, n. Yevgeny Alexandrovich /yiv gye nyee u lyi ksahn drddeuh vyich/, born 1933, Russian poet. Also, Evtushenko. * * * …   Universalium

  • Yevtushenko — Yev|tu|shen|ko, Yev|ge|ny (1933 ) a Russian poet, some of whose works, such as Babi Yar, criticized Russian society and made him very unpopular with the Soviet government …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Yevtushenko — Yev•tu•shen•ko [[t]ˌyɛv tʊˈʃɛŋ koʊ[/t]] n. big Yevgeny Alexandrovich, born 1933, Russian poet …   From formal English to slang

  • Yevtushenko — /jɛvtəˈʃɛŋkoʊ/ (say yevtuh shengkoh) noun Yevgeny Aleksandrovich /jɪvˈgjeɪni əlɪkˈsandrəvɪtʃ/ (say yiv gyaynee uhlik sahndruhvich), born 1933, Russian poet …   Australian English dictionary

  • YEVTUSHENKO, YEVGENI ALEXANDROVICH° — (1933– ), Soviet Russian poet. A prolific author of topical verse, Yevtushenko became one of the standard bearers of the liberal Soviet intelligentsia during the years following Stalin s death. After the appearance of his first poems in 1949,… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Yevtushenko, Yevgeny — ▪ Russian poet in full  Yevgeny Aleksandrovich Yevtushenko , also spelled  Evgenii Evtushenko  born July 18, 1933, Zima, Irkutsk oblast, Russia, U.S.S.R.    poet and spokesman for the younger post Stalin generation of Russian poets, whose… …   Universalium

  • Yevtushenko, Evgueni (Alexándrovich) — (n. 18 jul. 1933, Zima, Irkutsk oblast, Siberia, Rusia). Poeta ruso. Descendiente de ucranianos exiliados en Siberia, creció en Moscú y en el pequeño pueblo donde se ambienta su primera obra de relevancia, el poema narrativo, Zima Junction… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Yevtushenko,Yevgeny Aleksandrovich — Yev·tu·shen·ko (yĕv tə shĕngʹkō, yĭf to͞o shĕnʹkə), Yevgeny Aleksandrovich. Born 1933. Russian poet. His work, including “Babi Yar” (1961), often examines Soviet political and social problems. * * * …   Universalium

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