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Zakhar Prilepin: a biography
Zakhar Prilepin, a well – known writer, publicist, businessman and scholar. Real name – Evgeny Prilepin. His biography is full of important events. The writer, who today is known to many, went to glory a strange way, having tried many professions. It is a busy life helped him to create unique works that Prilepin writes in the style of fantasy and realism.
Zakhar Prilepin was born 7 July 1975 in the village of Ilyinka, Ryazan oblast. Prilepine family was very poor: his father, Eugene worked at the school as a history teacher, and his mother was a nurse in the hospital. So the future writer had to start working from an early age.
In 1986 the family moved to Nizhny Novgorod oblast, Dzerzhinsk, where parents were given an apartment. Have Prilepin started to work at the chemical plant «Korund». In 16 years the guy got a job in the bakery shop, where he began to earn additionally the loader. After a year his father died, after his death, the guy had hard times. After school he changed his place of residence in Nizhniy Novgorod, and then in 1994 joined the army, but later was the reserve.
Then he entered the police school. After graduation, the future writer began to serve in the Riot police. In parallel with this work the young man studied at the philological faculty of Moscow state University. N. And. Lobachevsky. However, to continue then learning he was not destined in 1996 Prilepin sent to Chechnya. Three years later the male took part in the fighting in another Caucasus region — Dagestan.
In 1998, Pilipino lacked the salaries of the Policemen and he worked security in Nightclubs. Eugene worked and a security guard, a laborer. In 1999, Prilepin finally graduated from Nizhny Novgorod state University and retired from the Riot police.
Zakhar Prilepin: books and creativity
In 2000 in Nizhny Novgorod Prilepin started to work in the local newspaper «Business», and then quickly became a popular journalist. A year after hiring Zach became chief editor of the newspaper.
The first opus Prilepin as a writer began to emerge in 2003, then it was poetry. Then he wrote his first novel
The year 2009 was marked by Prilepin receiving the silver medal of the Bunin award. He was awarded it for his book «TerraTartarara: It concerns me personally.» Then Zach was appointed Secretary of the Russian Union of writers. In 2009, Zakhar Prilepin began his career as a broadcaster, working in the «PostTV». In 2011 the author received the award «Supernatant» for the novel
Male loves Russian rock and sometimes he writes music. In 2011, he debuted with the album «seasons», recorded with his own band
Zakhar Prilepin: politics
Prilepin was educated in the School of public policy, which was founded by Fund «Open Russia» Mikhail Khodorkovsky. In 2007 the writer became a co-founder of the movement
Zakhar Prilepin: personal life
With his future wife
Also I Prilepin has a sister Lena, who lives in Dzerzhinsk with her mother. Before Helen was married to the brother of Vladislav Surkov, Deputy head of the presidential administration of Russia, but the couple broke up.
Zakhar Prilepin: a bibliography
- Black monkey
- Boots, full hot vodka
- I came from Russia
- Terra Tartarara. It comes to me personally
- The flying boatmen
- Leonid Leonov: the game it was huge
Zakhar Prilepin: photo