Kulzhinsky Ivan G.( Writer)
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Biography Kulzhinsky Ivan G.
(1803 - 1884). In 1825 - 1829 years of teaching Latin in high school Nezhinskaya Sciences, where among his pupils was Gogol and later was director of the Caucasus and schools inspector Tiflis Women's Institute. Typical civil servant Nicholas of time in teaching activities, . Kulzhinsky was obscurantist in the literature, the first of his works, . with a predominance of ethnographic elements could have some effect on the first steps of Gogol ( "Malorossiyskaya Village, . Moscow, . 1827),
. Later he became one of the first pursuers' hohlomanii "and Ukrainian" separatism ", reaching unscrupulous spying and reading in their souls". He denounced the free-thinking and in Russian literature. Apolo. Grigoriev ( "Opposition stagnation", 1861) called it "an adherent of the theory of darkness". - See. D. Languages "Review of the life and works of Russian writers" (IV); M. Speranski "One of the teachers Gogol - IG. Kulzhinsky (Nizhin, 1906); In. Danilov, "On the characterization of IG. Kulzhinskogo and his literary activity "(" Ukraine ", 1908).