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Aleksey Ivanovich POLTORATSKY

publicist and literature critic , Ukrainia writer

Aleksey POLTORATSKY, Ukrainia writer, publicist and literature critic.


POLTORATSKY, Aleksey was born in 1905.


Kiev University.


In 1930's chief literature critic, journal “Nova generatsiya” (New Generation). During World War II worked on frontline newspapers. Since 1945 one of director of Ukrainia Society for Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries.

Editor, illustrated journal “Ukraina”, then, until 1958, Chief Editor, literature journal “Vitchyzna” (Fatherland), author, many articles on literature criticism, etc. Two historicobiographical novels “Gogol u Peterburzi” (Gogol in St. Petersburg). “Detynstvo Gogolya” (Gogol's Childhood).