ARKHANGELSK Alexander G.( poet and satirist)
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Biography ARKHANGELSK Alexander G.
ARKHANGELSK, Alexander G. (1889-1938), Russian poet and satirist, parodist. Born 4 (16) November 1889 in Eyske family hairdresser and seamstress, having lost his father early, could not receive education. Since 1906, a clerk working in a shipping company Yeysk, closer to the Bolsheviks in 1907-1908 was subjected to imprisonment. He lived in Rostov (1908-1909), from 1910 - in St. Petersburg (statistician at the Ministry of Trade and Industry), which tied the literary acquaintances (in t.ch. with NS Gumilev, very skeptical about whether 'stump' and 'non-original' earliest poetic experiments of the Archangel). Since 1914 he served in the provincial statistical bureau in Chernigov, entered the circle of local poets 'Fireplace'. In 1919 the first book of his poems, Black clouds (1919). In the same year returned to the Yeisk, . where in 1920-1921 edits Izvestia Yeysk executive committee ', . publishing it under his own name and various pseudonyms topical verse satires, . articles and, . 1921 prints in the collection collective Horse and deer poems, . almost a parody imitating Majkowski,
. In 1922 Arkhangelsk goes as a delegate to the All-Russia Congress of Growth in Moscow, . where is the correspondent of 'working papers' and begins to actively oppose (to 1932) in the journal 'Crocodile', . and (since 1925) in the satirical magazine 'Lapot' (signed Arkhip), . 'Hippo', . 'Paprika', . 'Laughers', . Ogonek etc.,
. editions with a humorous poems and stories. In 1932 the newspaper "Evening Moscow 'published, . co-authored with M. Pustyninym, . parody of the novel in verse "Eugene Onegin in Moscow", . in oral transmission has come down to our time and quite honestly and poignantly the atmosphere of domestic relations' most humane 'society (' The fate of preserved Onegin - / He only stepped on the leg, . / And only once, . pushed in the stomach, . / He was told: 'You idiot!''- On a trip Onegin in the tram),
. Numerous collections of agitation and satirical poems and prose of the Archangel (Babi Commissioner, . Communist Pinkerton, . Both 1925; 'aerophil' and other stories, . 1926; dog delight, . Word and Deed, . Limpet, . all 1927; Rural ditties, . Samonova oracle, . or Merry diviner all conceived, . Both 1928; Chastushki, . 1929; fist and radio, . 1931, . etc.) have been relegated, . however, . the background of literary parodies of Arkhangelsk, . glorified their author, . discovered the poetic observation, . critical analyticity, . delicate taste and skill versifikatsionnoe (cycle Oktyabrina, . include the first parody of the Archangel at Mayakovsky: 'You, . sitting in a swamp of philistinism ... ', . 1926; Sat,
. Parodies 1927; of Babel, . Gladkova, . Zharov, . Zorich, . Zoshchenko, . Inber, . Klychkov, . peasant poet, . Lugovskoi, . Nikiforova, . Olesha, . Oreshina, . Romanov, . Radimove, . Svetlov, . Selvinsky, . Tretyakov, . Utkin, . Shklov: Parodies, . 1930, . with illustrations Kukryniksy; poetic parody, . 1934),
He died in Moscow, Archangel October 12, 1938.