Quotes by Valentin Rasputin

About Valentin Rasputin:

Valentin Grigoriyevich Rasputin was a Russian writer. He was born and lived much of his life in the Irkutsk Oblast in Eastern Siberia. Rasputin's works depict rootless urban characters and the fight for survival of centuries-old traditional rural ways of life, addressing complex questions of ethics and spiritual revival.

Author Bio

  • NameValentin Rasputin
  • DescriptionSoviet and Russian writer
  • BornMarch 15, 1937
  • DiedMarch 14, 2015
  • CountrySoviet Union; Russia
  • ProfessionWriter; Journalist
  • AwardsUSSR State Prize; Order Of Lenin; Hero Of Socialist Labour; Order For Services To The Fatherland 3rd Degree; Order For Services To The Fatherland 4th Degree