Aleksey Budishev

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Date of Birth: 01/17/1864

Age: 52

Citizenship: Russia


Enthusiastically he engaged in zoology, but felt completely unable to engage in therapeutic sciences and IV year left. Writing began as a student, and in 1886 became an active member of "Alarm", "Russian satirical leaf", "fragments", later "Russian life", "the St. Petersburg newspaper", "Modern Times", "Russia", "Russia", put also their works in "Niva", "Pictorial Review", "Northern Herald", "Journal of Europe". Some of the numerous short stories, essays, small novels and poems he had collected in the books: "Steppenwolf" (St. Petersburg, 1897.), "Different concepts" (St. Petersburg, 1901.), "Strife" (St. Petersburg, 1901.), "The awakening of conscience "," best friend "(SPb., 1901)," I am he "(SPb., 1903)," Sunny days "," Black buffalo "(SPb., 1909)," Poems "(SPb., 1901) .

In Budishchev verses reflected the mystical mood characteristic of the poetry of the turn of the century, and the associated search for the truth; in pastoral poetry significantly influence AAFet. In general, the lyrics Budishchev wore intimate character. VM Doroshevich wrote that Budishchev verse - "Beauty and sadness, then, of what there is poetry." Among Budishchev poems, set to music - "gate" ( "Only the evening zateplilas blue"), which became a popular romance. He is famous literary miniatures; the best of them included in the collection of short stories "are different concepts." In the book of short stories "Steppenwolf" is dominated by the problems of conscience, duty, awakening in man the moral sense, typical of all subsequent prose Budishchev, especially for psychological novels based on detective story - "the awakening of conscience," "Sunny Days" ( "European Herald "1903, number 7-9)," Rebellion of conscience "(SPb., 1909)," The Steppe dreams "(SPb., 1912). Budyscha "also likes to deal with is not completely healed, gloomy, or bruised soul confusion. He enters the world of men painfully jealous, hard to hate, eternal detectives at someone else`s conscience ... "(A. Izmailov).

In the novel "I, and he" noticeably imitation of Fyodor Dostoevsky. In the novel "The Best Friend" Budyscha Nietzscheanism exposes, debunks the Russian "superman".

"This vocation Budishchev - literary miniature. A short story of his, and in particular, those that are included in the best of his collection - "The different concepts," - written very colorful, with sparkles present humor, by knowledge in a small space newspaper feuilleton clearly outline the position and a type. Budyscha feels the nature, loves the forest, steppe and is able to convey his sentiments to the reader. The number of representatives we have created a short story by Chekhov Budyscha on artistic resources would have to take one of the first places "(S. Vengerov).