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Breathing under water and other East European essays

Breathing under water and other East European essays

Author: Stanisław Barańczak
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1990.
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In essays on issues from censorship to underground poetry, Baranczak explores the role that culture-and particularly literature-has played in keeping the spirit of intellectual independence alive in  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Barańczak, Stanisław, 1946-
Breathing under water and other East European essays.
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1990
(DLC) 89049648
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stanisław Barańczak
OCLC Number: 645335677
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (258 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Breathing Under Water Under Eastern Eyes E.E.: The Extraterritorial From Russia with Love The New Alrightniks Pontiffs and Repairmen The Cardinal and Communism Praying and Playing Walesa: The Uncommon Common Man On Adam Michnik The Absolute Horizon Censors and Sense Big Brother's Red Pencil Renouncing the Contract The Godfather, Part III, Polish Subtitles The State Artist Despair and Order Gombrowicz: Culture and Chaos The Face of Bruno Schulz A Masterpiece of Memory The Ecstatic Pessimist Fiction and Action A Russian Roulette Science Friction Wake Up to Unreality The Polish Complex Rhyme and Time Searching for the Real The Power of Taste Solitary Solidarity Shades of Gray The Ethics of Language Alone but Not Lonely Distance and Dialogue The Confusion of Tongues Tongue-Tied Eloquence: Notes on Language, Exile, and Writing "The Revenge of a Mortal Hand" Notes Acknowledgments Index
Responsibility: Stanisław Baranczak.


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