By Eugenia Kononenko
He is younger, clever, good expert, with patriotic sentiments. yet definite misunderstandings oblige him to escape from Ukraine. For a few cause, every little thing in his lifestyles builds as much as a undeniable Russian situation. so that you could what volume should still one burden Ukrainians with the end result of this Russian tale? discovering himself involuntarily pointed out with Pushkin's Eugene Onegin, the hero of the radical, Eugene Samarsky, turns into a 'superfluous guy' in Ukraine.
The novel by way of Eugenia Kononenko bargains with love and the search for one’s personal identification, with the vaguely remembered conditions rendering lifestyles nonsensical in Ukraine over the past years of the empire and the early years of independence. It considers the opportunity of a mid-Atlantic assembly in modern-day globalised world.
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