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The European foundations of Russian modernism

The European foundations of Russian modernism

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Published by E. Mellen Press in Lewiston, N.Y., USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Russia.
    • Subjects:
    • Literature, Comparative -- Russian and European,
    • Literature, Comparative -- European and Russian,
    • Russian literature -- European influences,
    • Modernism (Literature) -- Russia

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Peter I. Barta ; in collaboration with Ulrich Goebel.
      SeriesStudies in Slavic language and literature ;, v. 7, Studies in Russian and German ;, no. 4
      ContributionsBarta, Peter I., Goebel, Ulrich.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPG2981.E8 E87 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 328 p. ;
      Number of Pages328
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1552588M
      LC Control Number91032518

      Despite Vladimir Nabokov's hostility toward literary labels, he clearly recognized his own place in cultural history. In a fresh approach stressing Nabokov's European context, John Foster shows how this writer's art of memory intersects with early twentieth-century modernism. Tracing his interests in temporal perspective and the mnemonic image, in intertextual "reminiscences," and in.   The rise of Christianity was the unifying factor that laid the foundation of Russian culture. As early as a Princess Olga sent an embassy to the Germanic emperor Otto requesting the .

      Russian postmodernism refers to the cultural, artistic, and philosophical condition in Russia since the downfall of the Soviet Union and dialectical respect to statements about post-Soviet philosophy or sociology, the term is primarily used by non-Russians to describe the state of economic and political uncertainty they observe since the fall of communism and the way this. THE ORIGINS AND THE MEANING OF RUSSIAN POSTMODERNISM Mikhail Epstein SUMMARY1 The phenomenon of postmodernism seems to be purely Western, but in the final analysis it discloses its lasting affinity with some principal aspects of the Russian cultural tradition. Postmodernism, judging at least by its self-proclamations, has become in the last two.

      The Rus ' people (Old East Slavic: Рѹсь; Modern Russian, Ukrainian, Belarusian: Русь (Rus'); Old Norse: Garðar; Greek: Ῥῶς (Rhos)) are generally understood in English-language scholarship as ethnically or ancestrally Scandinavian people trading and raiding on the river-routes between the Baltic and the Black Seas from around the eighth to eleventh centuries AD. Russian literature refers to the literature of Russia and its émigrés and to Russian-language literature. The roots of Russian literature can be traced to the Middle Ages, when epics and chronicles in Old East Slavic were composed. By the Age of Enlightenment, literature had grown in importance, and from the early s, Russian literature underwent an astounding golden age in poetry, prose.


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