On August, 28 we celebrated 112 years from the day of Andrey Platonov's birth. He «has grown at the great epoch of electricity and global reorganization» in Yamskaya sloboda in Voronezh and most part of his life spent in his native city.
This year grateful Voronezh has presented a gift to the writer - The International Platonov festival. It took place this year in June 4th-17th.
The Festival Directorate has begun the preparation of the program of the 2nd festival that will take place in Voronezh in June, 2012. Spectators will have a possibility to enjoy works of world art and look at the world through eyes of one of the most wonderful writers of the 20th century.