Russian Literature, Modernism and the Visual Arts

Russian Literature, Modernism and the Visual Arts

by Catriona Kelly
     
 

This book, first published in 2000, gives an account of the interplay between literary and visual culture in the Russian modernist era.See more details below

Overview

This book, first published in 2000, gives an account of the interplay between literary and visual culture in the Russian modernist era.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521661911
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/28/2013
Series:
Cambridge Studies in Russian Literature Series
Pages:
332
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.87(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: boundaries of the spectacular Catriona Kelly and Stephen Lovell; Part I. The Arts Reflected in Literature: 1. Defining the face: observations on Dostoevskii's creative processes Konstantin Barsht; 2. Painting and autobiography: Anna Prismatova's Pesok and Anna Akhmatova's Epicheskie motivy; 3. Picture windows: the art of Andrei Siniavskii Jane Grayson; 4. Mikhail Zoshchenko's shadow operas Alexander Zholkovsky; Part II. Adaptations, Collaborations, Disputes and Rapprochements: Russian Literature, Visual Arts, and Performance: 5. 'Theatricality' as a concept in the Russian modernist movement; 6. Design on drama: Chekhov and Simov Cynthia Marsh; Khlebnikov eye Robin Milner-Gulland; 8. Cinematic literature and literary cinema: Olesha, Room and the search for a new art form Milena Michalski; 9. Meaningful voids: facelessness in Platov and Malevich Andrew Wachtel; 10. Painted mirrors: landscape and self-representation in women's verbal and visual art Pamela Chester; Bibliography.

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