Publications of the Wisconsin Center for Pushkin Studies
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Alexander Pushkin was Russia’s national poet, the founder of its modern literary language, an innovator across a broad range of genres, and a figure whose biography has generated intense interest and controversy in fields and forms as different as literature, visual art, theater, film, and music. This series publishes works of individual and joint scholarship that feature aspects of Pushkin’s creative world and times. Various critical methodologies and approaches are encouraged, the primary criterion for acceptance and publication being the quality of the research, including its importance for the field of Pushkin studies, and the compelling nature of the guiding idea or argument.
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Pushkin, the Decembrists, and Civic Sentimentalism
“Emily Wang's concept of ‘civic sentimentalism’ is an exciting and novel interpretative framework for a puzzling period in Russian literature and culture. Her engaging book gives us an entirely new understanding of Decembrism and the literary works associated with it.”
Legacies of the Stone Guest
The Don Juan Legend in Russian Literature
“This clearly framed, beautifully written study offers insightful new perspectives on Pushkin and the writers who derived creative energy from his Stone Guest. Illuminating cultural, social, and political changes in Russia from a novel perspective, Burry takes the reader on an invigorating exploration of the Don Juan legend in its Russian instantiations.”
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Poetry and Readers in the Golden Age of Russian Literature
The First Epoch
The Eighteenth Century and the Russian Cultural Imagination
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