The archaeology of anxiety : the Russian Silver Age and its legacy / Galina Rylkova

Author(s): Rylkova, Galina
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Subjects: Russian literature--20th century--History and criticism
Russian literature--20th century--Political aspects
Russian literature--20th century--Social aspects
Soviet Union--Civilization
Akhmatova, Anna Andreevna, 1889-1966--Criticism and interpretation
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Pittsburgh : University of Pittsburgh Press, c2007
Series: Pitt series in Russian and East European studies
Series in Russian and East European studies
LC Classification: P, PG
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments
1. Introduction: Anxiety and the Russian Silver Age 1
2. Literature and Revolution: The Case of Aleksandr Blok 23
3. The Russian Silver Age: Its Makers and Undertakers 45
4. No "Room of Her Own": Anna Akhmatova's Tenure in Soviet Culture 66
5. The Winged Eavesdropper: Kuzmin and Nabokov 108
6. The Silver Age in Translation: Boris Pasternak's Doctor Zhivago 127
7. Braving the Thaw: Anna Akhmatova in the 1950s and the 1960s 154
8. The Apocalypse Revisited: Viktor Erofeev's Russian Beauty 179
9. Coda: The Silver Age Up Close 200
App. Original Russian Texts 211
Notes 217
Index 261
Notes: LCCN: 2007039148
ISBN: 9780822943167 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0822943166 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780822959816 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 082295981X (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Introduction : anxiety and the Russian Silver Age -- Literature and revolution : the case of Aleksandr Blok -- The Russian Silver Age : its makers and undertakers -- No "room of her own" : Anna Akhmatova's tenure in Soviet culture -- The winged eavesdropper : Kuzmin and Nabokov -- The Silver Age in translation : Boris Pasternak's Doctor Zhivago -- Braving the thaw : Anna Akhmatova in the 1950s and the 1960s -- The apocalypse revisited : Viktor Erofeev's Russian beauty -- Coda : the Silver Age up close -- Appendix: Original Russian texts
Physical Description: ix, 270 p. ; 23 cm
OCLC Number: 173299339
ISBN/ISSN: 9780822943167

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