II-The Personal Realm vs the Official

Gibian, George
February 1961
New Republic;2/13/61, Vol. 144 Issue 7, p11
Narrates the experiences of a U.S. professor of Russian literature who attended a series of literary meetings in Leningrad, Russia. Nature of Soviet literary life; Russian authors who participated in the meetings; Differences in how Russia and the U.S. hold literary meetings; Lessons in life learned from the experience.


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