Russian Literature

Russian Literature

by Catriona Kelly

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780192801449
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 12/28/2001
Series: Very Short Introductions Series
Pages: 184
Sales rank: 1,278,729
Product dimensions: 6.80(w) x 4.30(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile: 1550L (what's this?)

About the Author

Catriona Kelly is a Fellow of New College, Oxford, and the author of A History of Russian Women's Writing and co-editor of Russian Cultural Studies, both published by OUP.

Table of Contents

Preface
1. Testament
2. 'I Have Raised Myself a Monument': Writers Memorials, Writer Cults
3. 'Tidings of Me Will Go Out over All Great Rus': Pushkin and the Russian Literary Canon
4. 'I Shall be Famous as long as Another Poet Lives'
5. 'Awakening Noble Feelings with My Lyre': Russian Writers as 'Masters of Minds'
6. 'And don't Dispute with Fools': Male and Female Literary Roles from the Salon to the Soyuz pisatele (Union of Writers)
7. 'Every Tribe and Every Tongue Shall Name Me': Russian Literature and 'Prinitive Culture'
8. 'O Muse, be Obedient to the Command of God': Writing and the Spiritual and Material Worlds
List of Further Reading
Preface
1. Testament
2. 'I Have Raised Myself a Monument': Writers Memorials, Writer Cults
3. 'Tidings of Me Will Go Out over All Great Rus': Pushkin and the Russian Literary Canon
4. 'I Shall be Famous as long as Another Poet Lives'
5. 'Awakening Noble Feelings with My Lyre': Russian Writers as 'Masters of Minds'
6. 'And don't Dispute with Fools': Male and Female Literary Roles from the Salon to the Soyuz pisatele (Union of Writers)
7. 'Every Tribe and Every Tongue Shall Name Me': Russian Literature and 'Prinitive Culture'
8. 'O Muse, be Obedient to the Command of God': Writing and the Spiritual and Material Worlds
List of Further Reading

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