Literary Biographies in The Lives of Remarkable People Series in Russia: Biography for the Masses (Crosscurrents: Russia's Literature in Context) (Hardcover)

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Literary Biographies in The Lives of Remarkable People Series in Russia: Biography for the Masses (Crosscurrents: Russia's Literature in Context) (Hardcover)

By Ludmilla A. Trigos (Editor), Carol Ueland (Editor), Angela Brintlinger (Contribution by)

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This book examines the Russian biography series, The Lives of Remarkable People, and its role in Russian culture. The contributors examine the interplay of research and imagination in biographical narratives, the changing perceptions of what constitutes literary greatness, and the subversive possibilities of biography during eras of censorship.

Ludmilla A. Trigos is an independent scholar.Carol Ueland is professor emerita of Russian at Drew University.
Product Details ISBN: 9781793618290
ISBN-10: 1793618291
Publisher: Lexington Books
Publication Date: March 18th, 2022
Pages: 352
Language: English
Series: Crosscurrents: Russia's Literature in Context