Twelve Stories of Russia: A Novel, I Guess
- Twelve Stories of Russia (Book). Ponce, Pedro; Hemmingson, Michael // Review of Contemporary Fiction;Summer2002, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p231
Reviews two books. 'Twelve Stories of Russia: A Novel, I Guess,' by A.J. Perry; 'Here Lies,' edited by David Gilbert and Karl Roeseler.
- PUBLICATIONS RECEIVED. // Slavic & East European Journal;Fall2007, Vol. 51 Issue 3, p660
A list of publications received in the "Slavic and East European Journal" is presented including "Narrative, Space and Gender in Russian Fiction 1846-1903," by Joe Andrew, "Holy Week: A Novel of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising," by Jerzy Andrzejewski, and "The Cinema of Russia and the Former Soviet...
- SIGNPOSTING THE WAY TO THE CITY OF NIGHT: RECENT RUSSIAN DYSTOPIAN FICTION. Dalton-Brown, Sally // Modern Language Review;Jan95, Vol. 90 Issue 1, p103
Examines the similarities of writers' visions of the future and emerging conventions of the renascent genre in six Russian dystopian fiction published since 1986. Common features of dystopian text; Comparison of symbols used in utopian and dystopian texts; Russian dystopian writers' pessimistic...
- The Influence of Artistic DÃ©cor of 18th - Early 19th Century Western European Varnish Centres on the Work of Demidov Nizhny Tagil Plant. Silonova, O. N. // Izvestia. Ural Federal University Journal. Series 2. Humanities ;2015, Issue 3, p290
The article considers the little-studied aspect of Nizhny Tagil varnish industry, i.e. its possible connection and sources in the artistic dÃ©cor of Western European varnish centres on the varnish business of the Nizhny Tagil plant of the Demidovs. The author uses archival documents and rare...
- The Street Epic. Miasnikov, Viktor // Russian Studies in Literature;Summer2002, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p10
Looks at the changing function of popular fiction in Soviet and post-Soviet contexts. Patriotic functions of popular fiction; Heroes offered by so-called thriller and action novels together with detective stories; Replacement of the purposeful literature familiar from the Soviet and late...
- A Look Behind the Wall. Kaplan, Vitalii // Russian Studies in Literature;Summer2002, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p62
Examines post-Soviet science fiction in Russia. Sudden glut of translations of foreign science fiction works; Emergence of a large number of Russian science fiction authors; Contrasts among different kinds of science fiction works; Spiritual/religious problems addressed by novels from various...
- The Techno-Thriller--Here and Now. Miasnikov, Viktor // Russian Studies in Literature;Fall2003, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p43
Examines the emergence of the Russian techno-thriller, or suspense novel. Grounding of such novels with documentary precision in the concrete reality of certain technological milieus; Explanation of how the post-Soviet economy works; Literary merit of some of the novels; Progress made by women...
- General studies: Regional, national, and ethnic literatures. RB // Journal of Modern Literature;Fall/Winter90, Vol. 17 Issue 2/3, p255
Reviews the book `The Shape of the Apocalypse in Modern Russian Fiction,' by David M. Bethea.
- World literature in review: Russian. Vassileva, Albena // World Literature Today;Spring96, Vol. 70 Issue 2, p428
Reviews the book `Bakhtin, Stalin, and Modern Russian Fiction: Carnival, Dialogism, and History,' by M. Keith Booker.