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By Robert Louis Jackson

ISBN-10: 1936235560

ISBN-13: 9781936235568

shut Encounters: Essays on Russian Literature combines discussions of moral, esthetic, and philosophical curiosity raised by way of Pushkin, Gogol, Turgenev, Dostoevsky, Tolstoy, and Gorky, with shut analyses in their texts. This publication makes a speciality of 4 thematic configurations: first (“Chance and Fate”), problems with freedom and accountability, the need of loose person expression and but the bounds of will, or self-will; moment (“Two forms of Beauty”), the team spirit of ethical, esthetic, and religious different types, and the hunt for the best; 3rd (“Critical Perspectives”), examples of the kind of observation that techniques paintings with a unified moral and non secular viewpoint (Dostoevsky, Gorky, V.I. Ivanov, and the partly dissenting Bakhtin); and fourth (“Poems of Parting”), 3 poems (works via Tyutchev, Severyanin, and Pushkin) related to parting, loss, and recovery.

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