The Twentieth-century Russian Novel: An Introduction
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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In reality, he can do nothing but feel envy. Style and Imagery The ... Especially in
the first part, narrated by Kavalerov himself, we get a poetic and stylized picture of
reality, or rather, reality as Kavalerov would like to see it. Perhaps the most ...
Ivan addresses Andrei and Valia from the street, looking up to them on the
balcony as if pondering a higher reality. Andrei is always described as large; Ivan
is always small. Kavalerov looks down on Makarov at the football match, feeling ...
This authenticity and historical specificity in the depiction of reality should be
combined with the task of ideologically reshaping and educating the toilers in the
spirit of socialism. Socialist Realism guarantees the creative artist exceptional ...
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Isaak Babel 18941940 Red Cavalry KompMun
IuriiOlesha 18991960 Envy 3aeucmb
Nikolai Ostrovskii 19043 6 How the Steel
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