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Kabanova I. V. Английская путевая проза и «Письма из Исландии» Одена и Макниса. Journal Izvestiya of Saratov University. Philology. Journalism, 2005, vol. 5, iss. 1, pp. 165-172. DOI: , EDN: KFAUA

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820.09-3+929 Оден

Английская путевая проза и «Письма из Исландии» Одена и Макниса

Kabanova Irina Valeryevna, Saratov State University

The articie contains а survey of the tradition of travel narratives in English literature from the ХVI century аn well аn of the current critical concepts of the genre of travels. It offers а perspective оп the state of the genre in the English literature of the 1930-s аnd analyzes W.H. Auden and Louis McNiece's «Letters from lceland» (1937) аs а representative text of е period. This travel book happens to be centered around Auden's major poem of the thirties — «А Letter Lordto Вугоn», hence the analysis is focused оn this poem.,

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  1. Отметим попытку возвести жанр к XIV веку, к памяти об эпохе крестовых походов (см.: Zacher Christian. Curiosity аnd Pilgrimage. The Litcrature оf Discovery in Fourteenth-Century England / С. Zacher. Baltimore, 1976). 
  2. Adams Percy G. Travel Literature and the Evolution of the Novel / Р. С. Adams. Kentucky. 1983. Р. 281.  
  3. Idem. A Ripple of the Polonaise. [Review оf History of the Present by Timothy Garton Ash] /P. Anderson // London Review оf Books. 1999. 25 November. P. 1
  4. Adams, Реrсу С. Op. cit. Р. 279. 
  5. Цит. по: Adams Percy С. Op. cit. P. VII
  6. McMurty Larry. New Voyager. [Review of: Passage to Juneau: A Sea and lts Meaning by Jonathan Raban] / L. McMurty // New York Review of Books. 2000. 20 January. P. 42
  7. Macnosa . М. Путевой очерк: проблемы жанра / Н. М. Маслова. M., 1980. С. 24. 
  8. Там же, С. 38. 
  9. Fussell Раul. Abroad. British Literary Traveling Between е Wars / Р. Fussell. N. Y. ; Oxford, 1980. P. 204. 
  10. См., например: Dunlop M H. Sixty Miles from Continent. Traveling т the Nineteenth-Century American lnterior / M. H. Dunlop. Westview Press, 1998. 
  11. Fussell Paul. Op. cit. . 207.
  12. Ibid. P. 204. 
  13. «exhausted male-privileged paradigm» (см.: Kaplan, Caren. Questions of Travel. Postmodern Discourses of Displacement / С. Kaplan. Durham ; L., 1996. P. 34).
  14. Ibid. P. 82. 
  15. Fussell Paul. Op. cit. P. 78. 
  16. The Essays, Articles and Reviews оf Evelyn Waugh / Г. by D. Gallagher. L., 1985. Р. 133. 
  17. Staltworthy Jon. Louis MacNiece. A Biography / J. Stallworthy, М. Y. ; L., 1995. P. 189,
  18. Ibid. P. 198. 
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