Brodsky Abroad: Empire, Tourism, Nostalgia

Brodsky Abroad: Empire, Tourism, Nostalgia

by Sanna Turoma

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780299236342
Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press
Publication date: 05/26/2010
Edition description: 1
Pages: 280
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Sanna Turoma is research fellow at the Aleksanteri Institute (Finnish Centre for Russian and Eastern European Studies) at the University of Helsinki. She is coauthor of the first Finnish-language textbook of the history of Russian literature.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix

Note on Translations and Abbreviations xi

Introduction 3

1 Exile; Tourist, Traveler 17

2 A Travel Guide to Imperial Mythologies: Leningrad 63

3 A Postcolonial Elegy: Mexico 84

4 The Metropolitan Man and the Third World: Rio de Janeiro 105

5 Time, Space, and Orientalism: Istanbul 118

6 Staging Cultural Differences: Venice 152

Conclusion 224

Notes 229

Bibliography 271

Index 284

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