One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich. Alexander ( Aleksandr ) Solzhenitsyn. About The Author. One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich is an autobiographical account of Solzhenitsyn’s experience in a labor camp.
Alexander (Aleksandr) Solzhenitsyn
He was released in 1953 on the day Stalin died.
He was then exiled to Kazakhstan after his release. Writing was feared in the Soviet Union during this time.
Died on August 3, 2008 of heart failure.