Krys, Svitlana
September 2011
Slavic & East European Journal;Fall2011, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p341
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
The article critiques the 19th-century tale "Dead Man's Easter," written by Hryhorii Kvitka-Osnovianenko. Particular focus is given to how the work compares with that of other 19th-century Ukranian Romantic authors including Nikolai Gogol and Oleksa Storozhenko. Additional topics discussed include Kvitka-Osnovianenko's significance to the gothic literary genre, insights on the story's use of comedy and details relating to the tale's plot.


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