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  1. Discourse and Ideology in Nabokov's Prose

    Edited by David H. J. Larmour

    Series: Routledge Harwood Studies in Russian and European Literature

    The prose writings of Vladimir Nabokov form one of the most intriguing oeuvres of the twentieth century. His novels, which include Despair, Lolita and Pale Fire, have been celebrated for their stylistic artistry, their formal complexity, and their unique treatment of themes of memory, exile, loss,...

    Published April 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Carnivalizing Difference

    Bakhtin and the Other

    Edited by Peter I. Barta, Paul Allen Miller, Charles Platter, David Shepherd

    Series: Routledge Harwood Studies in Russian and European Literature

    It has seemed at times that there is no neutral territory between those who see Bakhtin as the practitioner of a kind of neo-Marxist, or at least materialist, deconstruction and those who look at the same texts and see a defender of traditional, liberal humanist values and classical conceptions of...

    Published September 8th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Vladimir Nabokov

    Edited by Professor Norman Page, Norman Page

    This set comprises of 40 volumes covering nineteenth and twentieth century European and American authors. These volumes will be available as a complete set, mini boxed sets (by theme) or as individual volumes. This second set compliments the first 68 volume set of Critical Heritage published by...

    Published March 10th 2013 by Routledge

  4. The Heritage of Soviet Oriental Studies

    Edited by Michael Kemper, Stephan Conermann

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

    This book examines the Russian/Soviet intellectual tradition of Oriental and Islamic studies, which comprised a rich body of knowledge especially on Central Asia and the Caucasus. The Soviet Oriental tradition was deeply linked to politics – probably even more than other European ‘Orientalisms’. It...

    Published March 4th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Jewish Women Writers in the Soviet Union

    By Rina Lapidus

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Russia and Eastern Europe

    This book presents the lives and works of eleven Jewish women authors who lived in the Soviet Union, and who wrote and published their works in Russian. The works include poems, novels, memoirs and other writing. The book provides an overview of the life of each author, an overview of each author’s...

    Published September 28th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Transnational Russian-American Travel Writing

    By Margarita Marinova

    Series: Routledge Research in Travel Writing

    In this study, Marinova examines the diverse practices of crossing boundaries, tactics of translation, and experiences of double and multiple political and national attachments evident in texts about Russo-American encounters from the end of the American Civil War to the Russian...

    Published June 14th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Russian Children's Literature and Culture

    Edited by Marina Balina, Larissa Rudova

    Series: Children's Literature and Culture

    Soviet literature in general and Soviet children’s literature in particular have often been labeled by Western and post-Soviet Russian scholars and critics as propaganda. Below the surface, however, Soviet children’s literature and culture allowed its creators greater experimental and creative...

    Published January 23rd 2011 by Routledge

  8. Count Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy: The Critical Heritage

    Edited by Mr A V Knowles, A. V. Knowles

    This set comprises 40 volumes covering 19th and 20th century European and American authors. These volumes will be available as a complete set, mini boxed sets (by theme) or as individual volumes. This second set compliments the first 68 volume set of Critical Heritage published by Routledge in...

    Published October 18th 2010 by Routledge

  9. Cognitive Poetics and Cultural Memory

    Russian Literary Mnemonics

    By Mikhail Gronas

    Series: Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

    In this volume, Gronas addresses the full range of psychological, social, and historical issues that bear on the mnemonic existence of modern literary works, particularly Russian literature. He focuses on the mnemonic processes involved in literary creativity, and the question of how our memories...

    Published October 5th 2010 by Routledge

  10. The Myth of the Russian Intelligentsia

    Old Intellectuals in the New Russia

    By Inna Kochetkova

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    Russia is one of the few countries in the world where intellectuals existed as a social group and shared a unique social identity. This book focuses on one of the most important and influential groups of Russian intellectuals - the 1960s generation of shestidesyatniki - often considered the...

    Published December 20th 2009 by Routledge