Lydia Ginzburg's prose : reality in search of literature (eBook, 2016) [WorldCat.org]
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Lydia Ginzburg's prose : reality in search of literature

Author: Emily Van Buskirk
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, 2016. ©2016
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:Rights, Action, and Social Responsibility
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"The Russian writer Lydia Ginzburg (1902-90) is best known for her Notes from the Leningrad Blockade and for influential critical studies, such as On Psychological Prose, investigating the problem of literary character in French and Russian novels and memoirs. Yet she viewed her most vital work to be the extensive prose fragments, composed for the desk drawer, in which she analyzed herself and other members of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Van Buskirk, Emily S. (Emily Stetson).
Lydia Ginzburg's prose.
Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2016]
(DLC) 2015934774
Named Person: Lidii︠a︡ Ginzburg; Lidii︠a︡ Ginzburg; Lidija Jakovlevna Ginzburg; Lidii͡a Ginzburg; Lidii͡a Ginzburg; Lidii︠a︡ Ginzburg
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Emily Van Buskirk
ISBN: 9781400873777 1400873770
OCLC Number: 929851555
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Writing the self after the crisis of individualism: distancing and moral evaluation --
The poetics of desk-drawer notebooks --
Marginality in the mainstream, lesbian love in the third person --
Passing characters --
Transformation of experience: around and behind Notes of a Blockade Person.
Responsibility: Emily Van Buskirk.
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The Russian writer Lydia Ginzburg (1902-90) is best known for her Notes from the Leningrad Blockade and for influential critical studies, such as On Psychological Prose, investigating the problem of  Read more...

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