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Fazil’ Abdullovich Iskander

Fazil’ Iskander, USSR Author.

Background

  • Iskander, Fazil’ was born in 1929 in Sukhumi.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the Moscow Gorkii Literary Institute.

    Career

    • First poems published, 1952. Became known for his novel Sozvezdie Kozlotura, published in the magazine Novyi Mir in the mid-1960s. Best known for his humorous novel Sandro iz Chegema, USA, 1979, a censored version of which has been published in the USSR.
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    Born 1929
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