all-Russian action-read “Together with Sholokhov “They fought for the Motherland”” starts may 24, the 115th birthday of the blocks of Russian literature Mikhail Sholokhov. Novel famous native of Dona throughout the jubilee 2020 will be read online 115 well-known politicians, writers, artists, businessmen, philanthropists, doctors, scientists, and athletes.

the Reading marathon initiated by the State Museum-reserve of M. A. Sholokhov will be opened by the grandson of the writer – first Deputy Chairman of the culture Committee of the state Duma of the Russian Federation, President of the International Council of museums of Russia – Alexander Sholokhov. Then the torch will be the adviser of RF President on culture Vladimir Tolstoy, the Governor of Rostov region Vasily Golubev and the Minister of culture of Russia Olga Lyubimova.

the Choice on the novel “They fought for the Motherland” was not accidental. Sholokhov in rows works not afraid to speak openly about the difficulties and errors of one of the most tragic moments of the great Patriotic war – the retreat of the red Army on the don in the summer of 1942.

– of Course, in the Year of memory and glory Chapter of the novel about the great Patriotic war will sound performed by veterans, together with Sholokhov survived the events of those years, – said the first Deputy Governor of the Rostov region Igor Guskov.

Stream the action-reading will be conducted on the pages of the State Museum-reserve named after M. A. Sholokhov in social networks.