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Georgii Ivanovich Chulkov

Georgii Chulkov, USSR Poet, literary critic.

Background

  • Chulkov, Georgii was born in 1879.

  • Education

    • Studied at Moscow University.

    Career

    • Arrested for revolutionary activities (with I. Tsereteli), 1901, and exiled to lakutia. In Nizhnii-Novgorod, 1904, published his first book. Moved to Petersburg, 1904.

      On the editorial board of the philosophical journal Novyi Put’. Became close to A. Blok. Moved to Moscow, 1912.

      Preached mystical anarchism, a doctrine which has eluded definition for generations. Continued his literary researches in the Soviet period, writing on Russian literature and cultural history.
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    Born 1879
    Died 1939
    (aged 60)
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