The Twentieth-century Russian Novel: An Introduction
Berg, 1996 - 179 pagina's
Eight of Russia's most popular and significant novels are presented in this important new guide for students. Works include:
- "We" by Evgenii Zamiatin
- "Red Cavalry" by Isaak Babel
- "Envy" by Iurii Olesha
- "How the Steel Was Tempered" by Nikolai Ostrovskii
- "The Master and Margarita" by Mikhail Bulgakov
- "Doctor Zhivago" by Boris Pasternak
- "Cancer Ward" by Alexander Solzhenitsyn
- "Pushkin House" by Andrei Bitov
In each chapter, David Gillespie examines one novel in detail and explores the career of the author and the critical reception of the work. Throughout, considerable reference is made to recently published scholarship and archival materials to provide students and scholars of Russian and Comparative Literature with a guide to these important Russian authors and their place in the world of literature. The book also includes an extensive bibliography of secondary literature and contains textual references in both the original Russian and in English translation.
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Liutov comes into contact with several Jews in the course of the work, and
witnesses atrocities committed against Jews both by the ... On the other hand, he
rejects the Jewish traditions that are rooted in the past and offer nothing for the
Il'ia lies dying amid remnants of Jewish culture and Bolshevik agitation, filling the
void between the Jewish past and the new world, and in death becomes Liutov's '
brother'; that is, Liutov carries on his line.8 The Jew and the Revolution is an ...
Serezha has many Jewish friends, and Mendel', the leader of a group of Jewish
workers, serves as a father figure to him. Jews, like Russians and Ukrainians, are
poor and repressed, victims of an unjust society; also like their Russian or ...
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Evgenii Zamiatin 18841937 We Mb
Mikhail Bulgakov 189140 The Master
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