Germano-Slavica

Academic journal covering Germanic and Slavic comparative studies.

Articles from Vol. 17, Annual

A Note from the Editor
With this volume, Germano-Slavica enters a new phase of its existence, as an electronic, open-access journal, with a new subtitle and a new ISSN number. Although the change has been a long time in coming, we believe that a small journal such as ours...
Ayn Rand's Aesthetics: Preserving the Glamor of Hollywood's Silent Screen
The young Alisa Zinov'evna Rozenbaum, the future outspoken political emigre writer Ayn Rand, shared with fellow Petrograd artists an admiration of the low genres of the music hall, cinema, and variety theater, which the influential Factory of the Eccentric...
David G. Rempel, with Cornelia Rempel Carlson. A Mennonite Family in Tsarist Russia and the Soviet Union, 1789-1923
David G. Rempel, with Cornelia Rempel Carlson. A Mennonite Family in Tsarist Russia and the Soviet Union, 1789-1923. Toronto, Buffalo, London: University of Toronto Press, 2003. Cloth, xxxvi, 356 pp. ISBN 0802036392. CDN$70.00. One of the most tragic...
Erwin Wedel, Ed. A. S. Puschkin (1799-1837). Beitrage Zum 200. Geburtstag Des Russischen Nationaldichters, 1789-1923
Erwin Wedel, ed. A. S. Puschkin (1799-1837). Beitrage zum 200. Geburtstag des russischen Nationaldichters, 1789-1923. Schriftenreihe des Osteuropainstituts Regensburg-Passau, Band 17. Regensburg, 2003.114 pp. The echoes of the two-hundredth anniversary...
The Petersburg Sublime: Alexander Benois and the Bronze Horseman Series (1903-22)
Reviving St. Petersburg With the flourishing of studies devoted to St. Petersburg inspired by the city's 300th anniversary in 2003, it is difficult to imagine that at the time of the bicentennial celebrations of 1903 St. Petersburg had been virtually...
Vladimir Solonari. 2010. Purifying the Nation: Population Exchange and Ethnic Cleansing in Nazi-Allied Romania
Vladimir Solonari. 2010. Purifying the Nation: Population Exchange and Ethnic Cleansing in Nazi-Allied Romania. Washington, D.C.: Woodrow Wilson Center Press; Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2009. Hardcover, 451 pp. ISBN 0801894085. CDN$75.00....