Anton Chekhov Through The Eyes Of Russian Thinkers

Anton Chekhov Through The Eyes Of Russian Thinkers

by Olga Tabachnikova
     
 

The collection is comprised of twelve scholarly essays written by leading Chekhov specialists from around the world, each analysing an interpretation of Chekhov by one of three Russian thinkers of the Silver Age of Russian culture - Vasilii Rozanov, Dmitrii Merezhkovskii and Lev Shestov. It thus examines the hitherto under-researched relationship between the

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Overview

The collection is comprised of twelve scholarly essays written by leading Chekhov specialists from around the world, each analysing an interpretation of Chekhov by one of three Russian thinkers of the Silver Age of Russian culture - Vasilii Rozanov, Dmitrii Merezhkovskii and Lev Shestov. It thus examines the hitherto under-researched relationship between the origins and the results of the cultural phase that came to be known as the Silver Age, and focuses specifically on the complex connections betweens Chekhov's legacy and the Russian culture of that period.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781843318415
Publisher:
Anthem Press
Publication date:
07/01/2010
Series:
Anthem Series on Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies Series
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Olga Tabachnikova holds a PhD in Mathematics and a PhD in Russian Literature and Philosophy. She is now a Leverhulme Early Career Fellow at the Russian Department of the University of Bristol.

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