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Valerian Pavlovich Pravdukhin

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Valerian Pravdukhin, USSR Author.

Background

Pravdukhin, Valerian was born on February 2, 1892 in a Cossack village near Orenburg.

Education

Educated at Shaniavskii University, 1914-1917.

Career

Married thewriter L. Seifullina. In 1921, one of the organizers of the Novosibirsk magazine Sibirskie Ogni, which became known in the 1920s for its independent stance. Wrote the play Virineia with Seifullina.

In the late 1920s, wrote stories about hunting and Siberian nature. Perished in the Gulag. Posthumously rehabilitated.