A Hero of His Time?
|Series title:||Studies in Russian and Slavic Literatures, Cultures, and History Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||Academic Studies Press|
| Book Format:||Ebook|
|List Price:||USD $79.00|
| Book Description: |
This groundbreaking critical biography of Andrei Siniavskii (1925-1997) as a writer in and of his time shows how this subtle and complex author found his way in a society polarized into heroes and villains, patriots and traitors, how he progressed from identification with the value system and ideology of his time to reaction against it, and his dissidence expressed in literary terms. Based on a close reading of his work, Andrei Siniavskii: A Hero of his Time? explores the way in which... More Description