Anna Akhmatova





Introduction to Akhmatova A Biography Akhmatova's Life in Russia
Acmeism A Poet for the People  



The Poems


A Ride I Won't Beg For Your Love Twenty-first. Night
How Many Demands So Many Requests Memory of sun
Song of last meeting    

Oppression & Suffering in Communist Russia

I hear the oriole Now no-one Why is our century worse
The Last Toast Lot's Wife Requiem - Foreword
Requiem - Dedication Requiem - Prologue Requiem - Epilogue
Northern Elegies - Fifth Northern Elegies - Sixth  

Oppression & Suffering in Communist Russia

Courage Cleopatra Dust smells of a sun ray



Tracked Poems




Critical Articles




Useful Websites

Life in Soviet Russia