TITLE

STAGING "HAMLET": THE ETHICAL AND AESTHETIC DIMENSIONS OF SPACE IN PASTERNAK'S DOCTOR ZHIVAGO

AUTHOR(S)
Pettus, Mark
PUB. DATE
December 2013
SOURCE
Slavic & East European Journal;Winter2013, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p561
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
A literary criticism is presented in which the author discusses the use of poetic space in the novel "Doctor Zhivago" by Russian author Boris Pasternak, with a specific focus on the poem "Hamlet," which is presented in the book. Topics discussed include the aesthetic and Christian ethical aspects of the poem, the use of threshold space by Pasternak, and the role of history in the novel.
ACCESSION #
95118467

 

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