Publisher: Academic Studies Press (January 1, 2011)
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Boris Slutsky (1919-1986) is an immense unique determine of Russian poetry of the second one 1/2 the 20 th century, whose oeuvre has remained unexplored and unstudied. the 1st scholarly examine of the poet, Marat Grinberg’s ebook considerably fills this serious lacuna within the present comprehension of Russian and Soviet literatures. Grinberg argues that Slutsky’s physique of labor quantities to a Holy Writ of his instances, which daringly fuses biblical prooftexts and stylistics with the language of past due Russian Modernism and Soviet newspeak. The publication is directed towards readers of Russian poetry and pan-Jewish poetic traditions, students of Soviet tradition and historical past and the burgeoning box of Russian Jewish reports. eventually, it contributes to the overall box of poetics and Modernism.