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by Evgeny Popov,Robert Porter

  • Author: Evgeny Popov,Robert Porter
  • ISBN: 0810113279
  • ISBN13: 978-0810113275
  • ePub: 1133 kb | FB2: 1713 kb
  • Language: English
  • Category: Short Stories & Anthologies
  • Publisher: Northwestern University Press; Translated edition (September 12, 1997)
  • Pages: 218
  • Rating: 4.8/5
  • Votes: 751
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Merry-Making in Old Russia: and Other Stories (Writings From An Unbound Europe) ePub download

Evgeniaei Popov, Robert Porter. Popov's short stories move from the village prose genre into the territory of the grotesque via the stark reality of late Soviet life.

Evgeniaei Popov, Robert Porter. The Russia of Merry-making in Old Russia and Other Stories is variously the Russia of Siberia, of a peasant hut, or of a decaying Moscow factory workshop.

Merry-Making in Old Russia : and Other Stories. Robert Porter is senior lecturer in Russian Studies at Bristol University

Merry-Making in Old Russia : and Other Stories. Writings From an Unbound Europe. By (author) Evgeny Popov, Translated by Robert Porter. Robert Porter is senior lecturer in Russian Studies at Bristol University. He has translated Popov's Soul of a Patriot, also published by Northwestern University Press.

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and Other Stories (Writings from an Unbound Europe). Published September 12, 1997 by Northwestern University Press.

Popov shows us a glimpse into Russian society that we have never had before

Popov's short stories move from the village prose genre into the territory of the grotesque via the stark reality of late Soviet life. Popov shows us a glimpse into Russian society that we have never had before. His stories range from the ridiculous to the sublime, each one telling tales of life's absurdities and hilarities.

And Other Stories by Popov, Evgeny -Merry-Making in Old Russia : And Other Stories by Popov, Evgeny. A selection of short stories by Evgeny Popov, which represent the full range of his work from early short stories to satires on survival in the Soviet period

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Popov pokes fun at every aspect of Russian culture and tradition. Series: Writings From An Unbound Europe. Paperback: 194 pages. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

An extremely entertaining book. Popov's characters are mostly adulterous or warring spouses, suicidal bureaucrats or peasants, and self-justifying drunks-and none of them provides anything less than raucous good company.

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Merry-Making in Old Russia and Other Stories by Evgeny Popov, Robert Porter (Translator). About this title: Popov's short stories move from the village prose genre into the territory of the grotesque via the stark reality of late Soviet life

Merry-Making in Old Russia and Other Stories by Evgeny Popov, Robert Porter (Translator). About this title: Popov's short stories move from the village prose genre into the territory of the grotesque via the stark reality of late Soviet life.

Popov's short stories move from the village prose genre into the territory of the grotesque via the stark reality of late Soviet life. In a landscape peopled by sympathetic yet stunned characters caught between the harsh routine of everyday existence and the trappings of the modern world, these men and women resort to vodka and to tall tales, and to physical and verbal abuse, to dull the pain of the dehumanizing Soviet regime that is their lot.
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