Reference Guide to Russian Literature

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Editor's Note pagevii
Advisers and Contributors xi
Alphabetical List of Writers and Works xiii
Alphabetical List of Works xix
Chronological List of Writers xxiii
General Reading List xxvii
Chronology xxxv
Glossary xxxix
Introductory Essays
Old Russian Literature, by Robin Milner-Gulland3
Pre-Revolutionary Russian Theatre, by A.D.P. Briggs9
Russian Literature in the I8th Century, by W. Gareth Jones13
Aleksandr Pushkin: From Byron to Shakespeare, by David M. Bethea18
The Classic Russian Novel, by Richard Freeborn25
The Superfluous Man in Russian Literature, by Ellen Chances29
Women's Writing in Russia, by Catriona Kelly35
Russian Literary Theory: From the Formalists to Lotman, by Michael O'Toole40
Post-Revolutionary Russian Theatre, by Birgit Beumers45
Experiment and Emigration: Russian Literature, 1917-1953, by Boris Lanin49
Socialist Realism in Soviet Literature, by Katerina Clark55
Thaws, Freezes, and Wakes: Russian Literature, 1953-1991, by David Gillespie59
Russian Literature in the Post-Soviet Period, by Alla Latynina and Martin Dewhirst64
Writers and Works 71
Title Index 933
Notes on Advisers and Contributors 963

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