logo logo

Grigorii Osipovich Vinokur

Grigorii Vinokur, USSR Linguist, literary critic.

Background

  • Vinokur, Grigorii was born in 1896.

  • Career

    • In the 1920s, head of the Press Bureau of the Soviet Embassy in Riga. Contributor to Novyi Put’, a newspaper in Riga financed by the Soviet Embassy. In 1922, publishereditor of Novyi Put’.

      Among his best articles was a review of P.O. Iakobson’s book Noveishaia Russkaia Poeziia, and a review of Mayakovsky’s 150.000,000.
    See on larger map
    Born 1896
    Died 1947
    (aged 51)
    Nationality