Voicing the Soviet Experience: The Poetry of Ol'ga Berggol'ts. (Book, 2004) [WorldCat.org]
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Voicing the Soviet Experience: The Poetry of Ol'ga Berggol'ts.

Author: Katharine Hodgson
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Oxford University Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
The career of Ol'ga Berggol'ts offers a case study in the complexities that faced Soviet writers in the Stalin era, and demonstrates that the borders between official and unofficial literature were permeable and shifting. This study draws on unpublished materials, including the poet's notebooks and diaries, to show how conflict and ambiguity functioned as a structuring principle in her work. --Oxford University  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katharine Hodgson
ISBN: 0197262899 9780197262894
OCLC Number: 779972695
Notes: Prose.
Description: 224 pages


Ol'ga Berggol'ts (1910-1975) was a prominent Russian Soviet poet, whose accounts of heroism in wartime Leningrad brought her fame. This volume addresses her position as a writer whose Party loyalties  Read more...


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This book should be strongly recommended to anyone seriously interested in Soviet culture and society, including students of history, gender studies and literature. * New Zealand Slavonic Journal * Read more...

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