Biography of Anton Chekhov

Anton Pavlovich Chekhov Born on January 29, 1860, in the small seaport of Taganrog, southern Russia, the son of a grocer. Chekhov’s grandfather was a serf, who had bought his own freedom and that of his three sons in 1841. He also taught himself to read and write. Yevgenia Morozova, Chekhov’s mother, was the daughter Read More

Masculinity crisis in Ivanov by Anton Chekhov.

Answer: “Ivanov” by Anton Chekhov’s first produced play, can be hard to love, with its maddening titular protagonist in the throes of depression and the discursive, repetitive ways in which the characters speak. Nevertheless, it provides plenty of insight into the formation of one the world’s greatest playwrights. The one thing about Chekhov is that although Read More

Anton Chekhov

Masculinity crisis in Ivanov by Anton Chekhov.

Answer:“Ivanov” by Anton Chekhov’s first produced play, can be hard to love, with its maddening titular protagonist in the throes of depression and the discursive, repetitive ways in which the characters speak. Nevertheless, it provides plenty of insight into the formation of one the world’s greatest playwrights. The one thing about Chekhov is that although Read More