Definition of Yevtushenko, Yevgeni in English:

Yevtushenko, Yevgeni

proper noun

  • (born 1933), Russian poet; full name Yevgeni Aleksandrovich Yevtushenko. His work, including poems such as "Third Snow" (1955) and "Zima Junction" (1956), was regarded as encapsulating the feelings and aspirations of the post-Stalin generation; he incurred official hostility because of its sometimes outspoken nature, notably in "Babi Yar" (1961).

Pronunciation

Yevtushenko, Yevgeni

/ˌjɛftʊˈʃɛŋkəʊ/