Russian Literature (tagged articles)
Ethnography, Folklore, Afanasev, and Russian Self-Identity
Margaret R. Devlin - While the history of ethnography in Russia dates back to the Kievan Rus era, modern ethnographic production in Russia developed in the 17th century and expanded during the late 18th and early 19th centuries as interest in folktales and in the lives and natures of Russian... Keep Reading »
The 'Versipel' Charles Kinbote in Vladimir Nabokov's Pale Fire
Brenda S. Tolian - Pale Fire by Vladimir Nabokov is a masterpiece of literature that seems to transform into a remarkably personal experience for anyone who approaches the text. The book reads in many ways like a game full of mysteries and innuendos and has in its postmodern approach... Keep Reading »
The Power of the Happy Family in Tolstoy's Anna Karenina
Jessica N. Laird - Although the novel is mainly about unhappy families, Tolstoy makes the story of the one happy family, Ekaterina Scherbatsky (Kitty) and Konstantin Levin (Kostya), just as interesting as the others. Although every other relationship seems to tear apart its members,... Keep Reading »
Gender and Power in Vladimir Nabokov's Lolita
Tristan Gans - In Vladimir Nabokov's Lolita, the overriding force of the narrator, Humbert Humbert, is his need to prove himself master of everything: other people, his own desires, fate, and language itself. Time and time again through Lolita we see Humbert’s most extreme... Keep Reading »
The 1905 Russian Revolution through the Eyes of Vladimir Nabokov in Speak, Memory
Iulia O. Basu-Zharku - The insight that Vladimir Nabokov provides into the 1905 Russian Revolution, in his book Speak, Memory, sometimes merges with the general view--presented, for example, by Nicholas V. Riasanovsky in a more traditional account--but at many other times is totally unique... Keep Reading »
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