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Imagining Nabokov : Russia between art and politics

Author: Nina L Khrushcheva
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Vladimir Nabokov's exile to the West after the 1917 Bolshevik Revolution allowed him to take a crucial literary journey from the closed nineteenth-century Russian culture to the extreme openness of twentieth-century America. In Imagining Nabokov : Russia between art and politics, the author offers the novel hypothesis that because of this journey, Nabokov's works are highly relevant to the political transformation  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov; Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov; Vladimir V Nabokov; Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nina L Khrushcheva
ISBN: 9780300108866 0300108869
OCLC Number: 154677809
Description: xvii, 233 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Nabokov and us --
Nabokov's Russian return, and retreat --
Imagining Nabokov --
On the way to the author --
Poet, genius, and hero --
Nabokov as the Pushkin of the twenty-first century.
Responsibility: Nina L. Khrushcheva.
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Vladimir Nabokov's "Western choice" allowed him to take a literary journey, leaving the closed nineteenth-century Russian culture behind and arriving in the openness of twentieth-century America.  Read more...

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"In her searching, thought-provoking meditation on Vladimir Nabokov's reaction to exile from his native Russia, Dr. Khrushcheva gives us unique insights into the moral and intellectual struggle going Read more...

 
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