One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisvich by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn in Bath

Monday 7th November 2011

  • Venue The Bookshop, The Paragon, Bath, BA1 5LS
  • Doors open 5pm
  • Start time 5.30pm

The world of the Stalinist labour camp experienced by millions of Russians is shown in graphic detail through a single day in the long sentence of Ivan Denisovich Shukhov. Brutal, inhuman conditions make small moments of warmth and humanity all the more precious.