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Modern Russian literature

Evgenii Ivanovich Zamiatin

Modern Russian literature

from Chekhov to the present.

by Evgenii Ivanovich Zamiatin

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Russian literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
  • Russian literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPG3011 .S538
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 467 p.
    Number of Pages467
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6133669M
    LC Control Number53006433
    OCLC/WorldCa260049

      "This book will replace the few other histories of Russian literature. Erudite, insightful, and concise, it is an indispensable work for specialists and for the general reader."—Robert L. Jackson "This encyclopedic, invaluable survey captures the full sweep of Russian literature, from sixth-century saints' lives to Mayakovsky's `cubo-futurist. Contemporary Russian Literature Book Group. Sunday, Janu Free. New members always welcome. This month’s book: Jacob’s Ladder by Ludmila Ulitskaya In , the Kyiv pogrom set off a wave of anti-Semitic violence that killed more than 2, Jews across the Russian empire.

    In my book, Russian Realisms: Literature and Painting, –, I articulated a theory of Russian realism based on the encounters between word and image in canonical works of literature and painting (by Tolstoy, Dostoevsky, Turgenev, and Ilya Repin, as well as the important but lesser known painters Pavel Fedotov and Vasily Perov). Russian. Russian published nonfiction and children's books have been almost unknown to foreign publishers - so far The web based Russian Literature Online project has been created to address such issues. Rus-Lit aims to provide the international publishing community .

      Noble efforts to translate and promote Russia’s contemporary literature persist, but today in the United States, only about percent of books translated into English were written in Russian. In the peak heat of a St. Petersburg summer, an erstwhile university student, Raskolnikov, commits literature’s most famous fictional crime, bludgeoning a pawnbroker and her sister with an axe. What follows is a psychological chess match between Raskolnikov and a wily detective that moves toward a form of redemption for our antihero.


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