Rus News Journal

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.