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The Soviet novel : history as ritual

Author: Katerina Clark
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Katerina Clark
ISBN: 0226107671 9780226107677
OCLC Number: 12904662
Description: xv, 301 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction: the distinctive role of socialist realism in Soviet culture --
I. Socialist realism before 1932 --
1. What socialist realism is and what led to its adoption as the official method of Soviet literature --
2. The positive hero in pre-revolutionary fiction --
3. Socialist realist classics of the twenties --
II. High Stalinist culture --
4. The machine and the garden: literature and metaphors for the new society --
5. The Stalinist myth of the "great family" --
6. The sense of reality in the heroic age --
III. An analysis of the conventional Soviet novel --
7. The prototypical plot --
8. Three auxillary patterns of ritual sacrifice --
IV. Soviet fiction since World War II --
9. The postwar Stalin period (1944-53) --
10. The Khrushchev years --
11. Paradise lost or paradise regained? fiction since Khrushchev --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: Katerina Clark ; with a new afterword by the author.

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