Solzhenitsyn Prize

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The Solzhenitsyn Prize is a non-governmental Russian literary award established by the Russian writer Alexander Solzhenitsyn in 1997.[1]

The $25,000 prize is awarded for "works in which troubles of the Russian life are shown with rare moral purity and sense of tragedy, for consecutiveness and steadiness in search of truth".[2]



  1. ^ RBTH (2008-12-12). "Solzhenitsyn's Collected Works to appear over the next few years | Russia Beyond The Headlines". Retrieved 2013-02-05. 
  2. ^ "In Time of Troubles One Should Stake on the Idea. Interview with the writer Leonid Borodin". 2002-04-24. Retrieved 2013-02-05. 
  3. ^ Tatiana Shabaeva (2011-05-10). "Yelena Chukovskaya wins Solzhenitsyn prize | Russia Beyond The Headlines". Retrieved 2013-02-05. 
  4. ^ "Alexander Solzhenitsyn Prize Goes to Oleg Pavlov". Retrieved 2013-02-05. 

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