The first museum of the famous writer Alexander Solzhenitsyn in Russia opened in Kislovodsk.
The dissident’s widow Natalya Solzhenitsyna and film director Stanislav Govorukhin attended the grand opening ceremony of the museum.
“I would like the museum to be useful to the younger generation of residents of Kislovodsk, the North Caucasus, because all the roots of Alexander Isaevich are from here ...”, noted the writer's widow, adding that the holiday of the Trinity was one of his favorites. Stanislav Govorukhin, who took the floor, noted that the opening of the Solzhenitsyn Museum in Russia serves as its one symbol of the writer's return to their homeland. The museum is located in the house where Solzhenitsyn spent his early years. In Kislovodsk writer was born. This happened in 1918. Six years later, his family moved to Rostov-on-Don.

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The editors of uznayvse.ru remind us that in 1945 Solzhenitsyn was sentenced to 8 years in prison and further indefinite exile for criticizing Stalin.The writer was released to freedom in 1953, completely disappointed in Marxism during his imprisonment. In 1974, the writer, who became an active dissident, was expelled from the USSR. The writer returned to his homeland only in 1994.

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