Anna Ahmatova (1889–1966) real name Anna Gorenko. Anna is one of the most acclaimed Russian female writers. Her writing styles has always been rewarded for emotional and sensual deepest message which is extremely individualistic and unique. Her vivid poems are lovable and appreciated all over the world.
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In 1964, Anna was rewarded the "Etna-Taormina" prize. In 1965, she was honored PhD degree from Oxford University.
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Due to the period of Russian Revolution and tough government regimes, most of Anna's background information has been lost or hidden. As many of other writers during that time, Anna went through a lot of struggle and misery trying to have her voice to be heard.