residents of the Smolensk region remember his countryman and famous poet Alexander Tvardovsky. Today, 110 years since the birth of poet and editor of the magazine “New world”.
the Whole country was reading “Basil by Terkirim”, “the road House”, “By right of memory” and “Country Moravia”. It is zagorye, where he was born Twardowski, he connects his poetic talent. To try the pen before he started school. As a teenager one went to Smolensk there have shown interest in the Association of proletarian writers. Later he entered and graduated from the several courses of the Smolensk pedagogical Institute.
the First Chapter of “Basil terkina” was written in the parents ‘ apartment in a Nearby side street during the great Patriotic war. Now in the Park near Victory square. you can see the monument in honor of the poet. As reports GTRK “Smolensk”, the TV channel “Russia 1”, head of the Smolensk region today brought flowers to the monument to Alexander Tvardovsky and his most famous literary character.
Text: GTRK “Smolensk”