By Eugenia Kononenko
He is younger, clever, good proficient, with patriotic sentiments. yet definite misunderstandings oblige him to escape from Ukraine. For a few cause, every little thing in his existence builds as much as a undeniable Russian state of affairs. with the intention to what volume may still one burden Ukrainians with the result of this Russian tale? discovering himself involuntarily pointed out with Pushkin's Eugene Onegin, the hero of the unconventional, Eugene Samarsky, turns into a 'superfluous guy' in Ukraine.
The novel by means of Eugenia Kononenko offers with love and the hunt for one’s personal identification, with the vaguely remembered situations rendering existence nonsensical in Ukraine over the last years of the empire and the early years of independence. It considers the potential for a mid-Atlantic assembly in present day globalised world.
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A Russian Story: (English edition) by Eugenia Kononenko