Finalists " are defined; Russian Bukera “
Jury of a prestigious literary award “ Russian Buker “ declared today names of six finalists. In total 23 writers have been nominated for competition, but in “ the short list “ the best have got only six.
It is Ilya Bojashov with anti-Utopia “ Armada “ Michael Yelizarov with the novel “ the Librarian “ Vladimir Sharov (“ Be as children “), Elena Nekrasov (“ SHCHukinsk and cities “), Herman Sadulaev (“ the Tablet “) and Galina ShChekina (“ Grafomanka “) .
- These products differ a style and genre variety, special attention to a plot, and consequently to the reader. Here is both anti-Utopia and the traditional Russian novel. In the modern literature the tendency of easing of influence of the exact, checked up Russian word - much zhurnalizma, cursive writings as in stylistic, and the genre plan dominates. The soul is touched very much not with many products, and we have selected those things which on - to the present touch, and in our opinion escape from the general tendencies, - has told on a press - conferences the chairman of jury “ Russian Bukera “ literary critic Evgenie Sidorov.
the Owner of the award “ Russian Buker “ it becomes known on December, 3rd, informs ITAR - TASS.
Except a recognition of colleagues, it will receive the monetary award in 20 thousand dollars.
the Award “ Russian Buker “ has appeared in Russia 17 years ago. The competition jury this year included critic Sergey Borovikov, the prose writer Marina Vishnevetsky, Evgenie Simonov`s actress and prose writer Leonid Juzefovich.