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January 27, — August 31, Image from www. From the s to the s he was one of the most visible Soviet figures. Ehrenburg published poetry, short stories, travel books, essays and several novels, which combined patriotism with cosmopolitanism.
Ehrenburg adapted his writings to Soviet political demands and avoided conflicts with the authorities, unlike many other writers and artists who were destroyed for their failure to conform. Ehrenburg spent the second half of his life as a respected messenger of the Soviet state.
Beyond his undeniable talent as a writer, Ehrenburg had a remarkable ability to survive. According to the logic of the times in which he lived, Ehrenburg should have been executed at least three or four times.
But, as Yevgeny Yevtushenko said: But perhaps Ehrenburg himself described it best in his memoirs: Originally given the name Eliyahu, Ilya had three older sisters. His father had no interest in Jewish ritual, while his mother continued to observe religious customs.
When he was five his parents moved to Moscow, where his father operated a brewery. The Moscow home of Lev Tolstoy adjoined the brewery and young Ilya would often see the elder writer strolling about. Both Ehrenburg and Bukharin joined the Bolshevik organization in Ehrenburg and Bukharin edited an underground journal, spoke at meetings, collected funds and organized a strike at a wallpaper factory.
But he was arrested in his early teens for revolutionary activities and excluded from the 6th Grade. Ehrenburg was imprisoned for five months but was allowed out for medical reasons.
After his release he went to Poltava where his uncle lived. In Ehrenburg immigrated to Paris to avoid trial for revolutionary agitation. His first collection of verse appeared in Eager to hear the impressions of a young person fresh from Russia, Lenin invited Ehrenburg for a private dinner and conversation.
Not ready to give up politics entirely, he followed the advice of Lev Kamenev and went to Vienna to work with Leo Trotsky. He had conversations with Trotsky about art. He found Trotsky to be dogmatic and intolerant, calling the poets Ehrenburg admired decadents and the product of political reaction.
This attitude depressed Ehrenburg, so he returned to Paris where he decided to renounce politics and devote himself to literature.Actress Ilya Ehrenburg.
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That puts things in another perspective, because who does not want to be recognized for your work, but is that better than loosing your love. () was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar, the th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the th year of the 2nd millennium, the 67th year of the 20th century, and the 8th year of the s decade.
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