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A Literary History of Russia

by Alexander BrГјckner

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Published by Adamant Media Corporation .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / American,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages588
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10500455M
    ISBN 100543771547
    ISBN 109780543771544

    We may safely say, though, that it is a distinctive feature of Russian cultural, literary, and intellectual history that the lateness of Russians’ arrival at the feast had at least one important chain of consequences.¹ The achievements of many phases of European cultural and intellectual development became known in Russia in rapid succession. War was declared against these practices along the three main lines that the traditionalists gave literary history, namely biographical history, social history, and philosophical history. The "biographical" school, practitioners of which had multiplied in recent years, saw in the literary work only the individual action of the author, a fact of.

    New Literary Observer Publishing House Moscow, Russia. Books on literary criticism, history, cultural studies, philosophy, essays, fiction, memoirs; periodicals:,New Literary Observer NZ: Debates on politics & culture" Fashion Theory: The Journal of Dress Body & Culture"" (Russian version). Publisher profile: New Literary Observer Publishing. Until the s, when awareness of Russian Formalism began to spread, literary theory remained almost exclusively a Russian and Eastern European invention. The Birth and Death of Literary Theory tells the story of literary theory by focusing on its formative interwar decades in Russia. Nowhere else did literary theory emerge and peak so early, even as it shared space with other .

    The book tells the story of the Devil arriving in the city in the s and wreaking havoc on the elite. It’s a searing satire on atheism in the Soviet Union as well as a memorable love story. Follow in the Devil’s footsteps and head out into town, starting at the Bulgakov House Museum, home to a collection of memorabilia from the writer. A literary cafe is an institution by which native St. Petersburg residents have often walked, walking along Nevsky Prospekt, with a fleeting thought of the former literary greatness of Russia. "Literary Cafe" can be found on the second floor of the building, which once belonged to the confectionery "S. Wolf and Beranger".


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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Brückner, Aleksander, Literary history of Russia. Her books include Wagner and Russia and Tolstoy: A Russian Life. She has also written a Rosamund Bartlett is a cultural historian with expertise in Russian literature, music, and art.

She has a particular interest in European Modernism, opera, and the intersection between politics, history and the arts, and has lectured on these subjects at /5. Terras traces a rich literary heritage that encompasses Russian folklore of the eleventh, twelfth, and thirteenth centuries, medieval literature that in style and substance drew on the Byzantine tradition, and literature of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, when Russia passed through a succession of literary schools—neoclassicism Cited by: Internet Archive BookReader A literary history of Russia.

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Russian literature, the body of written works produced in the Russian language, beginning with the Christianization of Kievan Rus in the late 10th century. The unusual shape of Russian literary history has been the source of numerous controversies. Three major and sudden breaks divide it into four periods—pre-Petrine (or Old Russian), Imperial, post-Revolutionary, and post-Soviet.

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