TITLE

BETWEEN COMEDY AND HORROR: THE GOTHIC IN HRYHORII KVITKA-OSNOVIANENXO'S "DEAD MAN'S EASTER" [1834]

AUTHOR(S)
Krys, Svitlana
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Slavic & East European Journal;Fall2011, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p341
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
85212534

 

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