This structurally and psychologically compact drama takes place on an estate in 19th-century Russia, exploring the complex interrelationships between a retired professor, his second wife, and the daughter and brother-in-law from his first marriage. Interwoven themes of weakness, delusion, and despair–balanced by an underlying message of courage and hope–make this one of the most expressive of Chekhov’s works.
Original title: Дядя Ваня (Dyadya Vanya)
Genre: Drama and Plays→ Russian
This work is a subwork of the following works :
Plays (1959) [Omnibus Volume]
Author: Anton Chekhov