literary criticism

Round table "History of Media Criticism in Russia"

The article by L.S. Borisova is dedicated to «History of media criticism in Russia» (06.12.2017, The Institute of Philology and Journalism, Saratov State University).


The article reviews the estimates of A.P. Chekhov "In the Ravine" writers of the twentieth century. (L. Tolstoy, M. Gorky, E. Zamyatin, V. Nabokov, I. Bunin, B. Zaitsev, K. Chukovsky, A. Solzhenitsyn). Writers are primarily interested in the artistic nature of the story, pay attention to the close and important features of poetics. As a result, the conclusion is drawn about the versatility of the story of A.P. Chekhov, as 


Presentation of the Book

The article is dedicated to the books:

Герасимова Л. Е. Пунктирная линия  жизни: сб. ст. Саратов: Изд-во Сарат. ун-та, 2018. 208 с.

Рискогенность современной коммуникации и роль коммуникативной компетентности в ее преодолении / А. Н. Байкулова [и др.]; под ред. О. Б. Сиротининой и М. А. Кормилицыной. Саратов: Изд-во Сарат. ун-та, 2015. 188 с.

Forms and Functions of Media Criticism in the Soviet Russia of the 1920s

The article specifies the foundations necessary for the media criticism to appear and develop. On the material of the national press Zhurnalist (Journalist), Izvestia (News), Pravda (Truth), Pechat i Revolutsiya (Press and Revolution) the formation of the journalist criticism of the 1920s is shown against the background of the Soviet journalism principles being established; its link with the literary criticism, features of a media criticism statement and its functions are indicated.

Postmodernist or Neorealist? Literary Criticism of the 1990s of A. Slapovsky’s Oeuvre

A. Slapovsky’s prose cannot fit the clearly defined frame the critics and literary scholars try to set. The article considers their attempts to characterize the writer’s oeuvre, special emphasis is placed on the arguments about the author belonging to the postmodern or neorealist movements.


The article by S. Artemenko is dedicated to «History of media criticism: Results and prospects of work on the project» (06.12.2016, The Institute of Philology and Journalism, Saratov State University).

On the Contradictions of the Term ‘Method of Dialectic Materialism’ in the History of Literary Criticism

The contradictions of the term ‘method of dialectic materialism’ are shown. The information about the most important discussions in the sphere of the method of literary criticism is provided.

Presentation of the Book

The article is dedicated to the books:
Русский язык и культура речи (базовые компетенции). Красноярск, 2015. 516 с.
Большой универсальный словарь русского языка. М., 2016. 1456 с.
Эпоха «Великого перелома» в истории культуры: сборник научных статей. Саратов, 2015. 496 с.