Lyudmila Petrushevskaya

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Lyudmila Petrushevskaya

Lyudmila Stefanovna Petrushevskaya (Russian: Людмила Стефановна Петрушевская; born 26 May 1938) is a Russian writer, novelist and playwright. She began her career writing and putting on plays, which were often censored by the Soviet government, and following perestroika, published a number of well-respected works of prose. She is best known for her plays, novels, including The Time: Night, and collections of short stories, notably There Once Lived a Woman Who Tried to Kill Her Neighbor’s Baby. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lyudmila Petrushevskaya has received more than 61,146 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 3,624th most popular writer.

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  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.71

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  • 3.50

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Among writers, Lyudmila Petrushevskaya ranks 3,619 out of 4,883Before her are Victor Pelevin, Helen Thomas, Robert Bolt, Manuel Bandeira, Saneatsu Mushanokōji, and Jan Arnald. After her are Bret Easton Ellis, Anne Bradstreet, Jenő Rejtő, Hjalmar Bergman, Apollon Maykov, and Hilary Mantel.

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Among people born in 1938, Lyudmila Petrushevskaya ranks 270Before her are Aristide Guarneri, Viktor Kosichkin, Tang Jiaxuan, Vyacheslav Ivanov, Theodoros Pangalos, and Alan Dershowitz. After her are Herman Daly, Karin Balzer, Paul Morrissey, Madge Sinclair, Simone de Oliveira, and Huang Ju.

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