The Image of Women in Contemporary Soviet Fiction

Selected Short Stories from the USSR trans. ism, and with writing prettily about domestic themes. Apart from what one might thus call a problematic women's prose tradition, Soviet women writers have undoubtedly internalized the ...

The Image of Women in Contemporary Soviet Fiction

The stories in this collection portray Soviet women of different ages and educational backgrounds at home and at work, in cities and villages. Their themes reflect the social changes in Soviet life in the past 20 years, and are aimed to stimulate inquiry into social and feminist issues.

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The Image of Women in Contemporary Soviet Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 247
Authors: trans
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989-11-13 - Publisher: Springer

The stories in this collection portray Soviet women of different ages and educational backgrounds at home and at work, in cities and villages. Their themes reflect the social changes in Soviet life in the past 20 years, and are aimed to stimulate inquiry into social and feminist issues.
The Image of Women in Contemporary Soviet Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 247
Authors: Sigrid McLaughlin
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989 - Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

The stories in this collection portray Soviet women of different ages and educational backgrounds at home and at work, in cities and villages. Covering the last twenty years, they show the diversity of women's lives.
Women and Russian Culture
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Rosalind Marsh
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-11-01 - Publisher: Berghahn Books

The image of women in Russian culture has undergone profound changes: from the origins of modern Russian literature in the eighteenth century until the Revolution of 1917, when women were a source of fascination for Russian writers, to the socialist realism period, during which public discussion of the representation of
Dictionary of Russian Women Writers
Language: en
Pages: 869
Authors: B. L. Bessonov
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

"This unique scholarly work, the work of more than 100 contributors worldwide, would have been more accurately titled 'encyclopedia' since most entries are extensive, many covering several pages ....A well designed format throughout makes for a very useable tool..." Choice
A History of Women's Writing in Russia
Language: en
Pages: 391
Authors: Adele Marie Barker, Jehanne M. Gheith
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-07-11 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A History of Women's Writing in Russia offers a comprehensive account of the lives and works of Russia's women writers. Based on original and archival research, this volume forces a re-examination of many of the traditionally held assumptions about Russian literature and women's role in the tradition. In setting about