By Nicholas Rzhevsky
Russia has a wealthy, large, unwieldy cultural culture. the right way to take hold of it? This lecture room reader is designed to answer that challenge. The literary works chosen for inclusion during this anthology introduce the middle cultural and historical subject matters of Russia's civilisation. every one textual content has resonance during the arts - in Rublev's icons, Meyerhold's theatre, Mousorgsky's operas, Prokofiev's symphonies, Fokine's choreography and Kandinsky's work. This fabric is supported through introductions, precious annotations and bibliographies of assets in all media. The reader is meant to be used in classes in Russian literature, tradition and civilisation, in addition to comparative literature.
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The Lay of Igor's Campaign. Trans. Irina Petrova. Moscow: Progress, 1981. Koromyslov, Boris. Mstera. Moscow: Planeta, 1968. See also, Bulakhov, "Slovo o polku Igorev" v literature, iskusstve, nauke. Dance Beaumont, Cyril. Complete Book of Ballets. London: Putman, 1956, pp. 68488. P. Polovetsian Dances from the Opera Prince Igor. New York: Edwin F. Kalmus, 1933. Score. Classic Kirov Performances (for a 1983 version of Fokine's Polovetsian dances). Produced by Castle Communications and Kultur, 1992.
Translation by Nicholas Rzhevsky and Tatiana Shamkovich Notes to the translation begin on page 553. S. Likhachev, eds. Slovo o polku Igoreve. Leningrad: Sovetskii pisatel¢, 1967, pp. 4356. , ed. Slovo o polku Igoreve. MoscowLeningrad: Akademiia nauk SSSR, 1950. G. "Slovo o polku Igoreve" v literature, iskusstve, nauke. Minsk: Universitetskoe, 1989. Dianin, Sergei. Borodin. Trans. Robert Lord. London: Oxford University Press, 1963. La geste du Prince Igor¢. Épopée russe du douzième siècle. Ed. Henri Grégoire, Roman Jakobson, and Mark Szeftel.
An Anthology of Russian Literature from Earliest Writings to Modern Fiction: Introduction to a Culture by Nicholas Rzhevsky