1 October 2014

Cimetière parisien de Thiais, Val-de-Marne (94), Île-de-France #6: Eugène/Ievgueni Zamiatine | Yevgeny Zamyatin

19.I.1884 – 10.III.1937'

Yevgeny Zamyatin (in English spelling) is most noted for his science fiction novel We, set in a police state, which was published in Russian in France in 1920* and in translation in English in 1924. In 1923 it was banned in the Soviet Union until 1988. Zamyatin went into exile in France in 1931.

*The later French translation is called Nous autres.

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