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Acmeist poetry

the cambridge introduction to russian poetry wachtel michael

He is especially interested in questions of literary interpretation, both how a poem communicates as an individual work of art and how it fits into a larger tradition whether Russian or European. This book is designed to give readers with even a minimal knowledge of the Russian language an appreciation of the brilliance of Russian poetry. This book is designed to give readers with even a minimal knowledge of the Russian language an appreciation of the brilliance of Russian poetry. Includes bibliographical references and index. Joined the Princeton faculty in 1990.

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Michael Wachtel

the cambridge introduction to russian poetry wachtel michael

In the bibliography, I use the less readable but more precise Library of Congress system. Major poets in this school include , , , , and. Michael Wachtel's new book is in many ways a complement to his The Develop- ment o f Russian Verse Cambridge University Press, 1998 in that it provides many more incisive and rich brief readings of a great variety of Russian lyric masterpieces, Journal Canadian-American Slavic Studies — Brill Published: Jan 1, 2007. The Cambridge Introduction to Russian Poetry presents the major themes, forms, genres and styles of Russian poetry. The first half of the book is devoted to concepts such as versification, poetic language, and tradition; the second half is organized along genre lines and examines the ode, the elegy, ballads, love poetry, nature poetry, and patriotic verse. Acmeism, or the Guild of Poets, was a transient poetic school, which emerged in 1912 in Russia under the leadership of and. Joint with more than 80.

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The Cambridge introduction to Russian poetry (eBook, 2004) [acqualilia.it]

the cambridge introduction to russian poetry wachtel michael

Russian poetry — History and criticism I. Using examples from Russia's greatest poets, Michael Wachtel draws on three centuries of verse, from the beginnings of secular literature in the eighteenth century up to the present day. More experienced readers should be able to orient themselves easily and move immediately to the chapters that most interest them. This introduction presents the major themes, forms and styles of Russian poetry. The more, the better, of course, but even students who have only completed their first year of study should be able to understand the general principles and much of the textual analysis. In the second part he examines the ode, the elegy, love poetry, nature poetry and p Including examples from Russia's greatest poets, Michael Wachtel draws on three centuries of verse, from the beginnings of secular literature in the eighteenth century to the present day. The cambridge introduction to russian poetry cambridge introductions to literature by michael wachtel is readily available for download and read.

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the cambridge introduction to russian poetry wachtel michael

For poems with titles, the English translation as against the Russian will have all significant words capitalized e. Versification: how to do things with words; 2. However, broad coverage was not my primary concern. Throughout, I have included poems from a variety of styles and periods, in most cases favoring recognized classics over lesser-known works. The Cambridge Introduction to Russian Poetry.

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Michael Wachtel. The Cambridge Introduction to Russian Poetry. New York and Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004. xi, 166 pp. $55.00 (cloth); $22.00 (paper)., Canadian

the cambridge introduction to russian poetry wachtel michael

Trained as a comparatist, Wachtel strongly encourages humanities students to learn foreign languages. He is the author of Russian Symbolism and Literary Tradition: Goethe, Novalis, and the Poetics of Vyacheslav Ivanov 1994 and The Development of Russian Verse: Meter and its Meanings Cambridge, 1998. The E-mail message field is required. Including examples from Russia's greatest poets, Michael Wachtel draws on three centuries of verse, from the beginnings of secular literature in the eighteenth century to the present day. He has recently completed A Commentary to Pushkin's Lyric Poetry: 1826-1836, which should appear in print in 2010. The E-mail message field is required. His lyric poems, masterpieces of concision and balance, have been memorized by generations of Russians.

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The Cambridge introduction to Russian poetry (Book, 2004) [acqualilia.it]

the cambridge introduction to russian poetry wachtel michael

Mandelstam's collection of poems Stone 1912 is considered the movement's finest accomplishment. The first half of the book is devoted to concepts such as versification, poetic language and tradition; the second half is organised along genre lines and examines the ode, the elegy, ballads, love poetry, nature poetry and patriotic verse. The volume is written in an especially accessible prose. The real hero, as always, is my wife, Anna, whose generosity and good humor warrant much more than a dedication. If a poem has no title, I refer to it by its first line or by the first words of that line. This aim is most certainly achieved.

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Michael Wachtel — Program in Humanistic Studies

the cambridge introduction to russian poetry wachtel michael

The term was coined after the Greek word άκμη ákmē , i. Cooke, Brett 2007-01-01 00:00:00 leaves the world much reduced and diminished. Cambridge introduction to Russian poetry. When not involved in literary study, Wachtel enjoys listening to classical music. I am immensely indebted to Caryl Emerson, Mikhail Gasparov, John Malmstad, Barry Scherr, and Charles E. The first part of the book introduces fundamental concepts of poetic literacy, the things that any educated reader or poet must know.

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Cambridge Introductions To Literature

the cambridge introduction to russian poetry wachtel michael

Descriptions: The cambridge introduction to russian poetry cambridge introductions to literature by michael wachtel. Note on translations and transliterations To make the book maximally accessible, I have provided my own literal translations of all Russian passages. From the ode to the elegy and beyond ; 5. The first half of the book is devoted to concepts such as versification, poetic language and tradition; the second half is organised along genre lines and examines the ode, the elegy, love poetry, nature poetry and patriotic verse. Using examples from Russia's greatest poets, Michael Wachtel draws on three centuries of verse, from the beginnings of secular literature in the eighteenth century up to the present day. Easy to cancel your membership.

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