Rus News Journal

In Murmansk area have opened a museum of writer Nikolay Skromnogo

Nikolay Aleksandrovich Skromnyj many years was the head of the literary organisation of Murmansk area. The main work of his life - the four-volume novel Crisis describing life of simple people from the Kazakhstan remote places in terrible years of collectivisation and mass reprisals. And here the story about Michael Lermontov Skromnyj has not had time to finish, has died in 60 years.

the Museum Modest has opened in settlement Rosljakovo because there the writer has received the first apartment and has lived many years. It vanished in local library both after work and in the days off. After its demise inhabitants have asked to appropriate libraries his name, and it has been made in November of last year. And here now there   the museum is opened. In an exposition - personal things, manuscripts, publications, photos - everything that can tell about life and creativity of this person.

- museum Creation in Rosljakovo is a part of the curriculum which Nikolay Skromnogo`s public fund is going to extend at schools and high schools of Murmansk. The first steps became exhibition opening in a museum of Northern fleet and memorable evening in spiritually - the cultural centre of archdiocese, - the vice-president of fund Konstantin Kocheshkov tells. - As there is an idea of a screen version of the novel Crisis and we begin negotiations with known film directors.   13 - on May, 14th at pedagogical university will take place scientifically - practical conference. Its purpose - creation uchebno - methodical grants for teachers. Then will pass creative competition of young writers of a name Modest.

And on the house where there lived Nikolay Aleksandrovich in Murmansk, it is planned to hang up a marble board, and to appropriate his name to the ship of auxiliary forces of Northern fleet. By the way, in this division ministered Modest. The offer on assignment, by the way, already passes the coordination in Moscow. Probably, all these actions will help us to open Nikolay Skromnogo`s creativity anew.