50 Writers: An Anthology of 20th Century Russian Short by Valentina Brougher,Mark Lipovetsky,Frank Miller

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By Valentina Brougher,Mark Lipovetsky,Frank Miller

the most important, such a lot complete anthology of its style, this quantity brings jointly major consultant tales from each decade of the 20th century. It contains the prose of formally well-known writers and dissidents, either recognized and overlooked or forgotten, plus new authors from the top of the century. the decisions replicate many of the literary developments and methods to depicting fact during this period: conventional realism, modernism, socialist realism, and post-modernism. Taken as an entire, the tales trap each significant element of Russian existence, background and tradition within the 20th century. the wealthy array of subject matters and types can be of great curiosity to scholars and readers who are looking to find out about Russia in the course of the attractive style of the fast story.

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