TITLE

Writing as a Passage into Another Reality

AUTHOR(S)
Roll, Serafima
PUB. DATE
January 1998
SOURCE
Contextualizing Transition: Interviews with Contemporary Russian;1998, p95
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
This chapter of the book Contextualizing Transition: Interviews with Contemporary Russian Writers & Critics presents an interview with author Tatiana Tolstaia about her works and Russian literature in the 1990s. Her prose describes a life that is devoid of belief in either a fabulous beginning or a happy ending. It contains no heroism, optimism, or enthusiasm. According to her, this attitude reflects life and better future. Tolstaia also discusses the playful attitude of many writers towards language and writing processes.
ACCESSION #
19288449

 

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