Critique and bibliography

“A Very Timely Book”

The article presents the new book by T. D. Belova dedicated to the novel by M. Gorky The Life of Klim Samgin; the problem range of the book and its structure are described.

Not Just ‘A Dash between Two Dates’

The subject of the review is the first volume of the dictionary Russian literary researchers of the 20th century, which contains more than 300 articles devoted to the best representatives of the science of literature of the last century and the trends of literary research that can have a worthy continuation in the 21st century.

Searching for the ‘Wandering Myth’

The monograph under review is devoted to explaining the properties of a good scientific text (integrity, speech consistency, stereotyping, evaluation, abstractness) under the influence of modern discursive changes. It presents the most valuable set of stereotypical speech formulas for all stages of the presentation of scientific thought, universal rules for constructing a scientific text.

Invariables and Codes of the Modern Literature: Theory and Practice

This article is a review of the book by I. V. Nekrasova, dedicated to modern Russian Literature of recent years. The author of this manual presents the analysis of the newest tendences in plodformation, genre modifications, authobiographic strategies and the typology of modern characters. It also highlights the interrelations of fiction and cinematography.

Book Review: A. N. Pypin. Biography Materials

The article reviews a new book about A. N. Pypin prepared by N. Chernyshevkiy’s Memorial Estate. Book contents – a summary article on the professional and personal life of the academician, A. N. Pypin’s first ever published work on N. G. Chernyshevkiy’s publishers, and epistolary stocked in the museum – prompts picturing the scientist as a personality beyond formal labels and evaluations.

Presentation of the Book

The article is dedicated to the book:

Корычанкова С., Крюкова Л., Хизниченко А. Поэтическая картина мира сквозь призму категории перцептивности. Brno : Muni Press : Masarykova univ., 2016. 236 с.

Александр Туфанов: от зауми – к сонетному венку Сталину

Рецензия на книгу:

Письма ссыльного литератора: Переписка А. В. и М. В. Туфанова (1921–1942) / сост., вступ. ст., подгот. текста и коммент. Т. М. Двинятиной и А. В. Крусанова. М.: Новое литературное обозрение, 2013. 904 с. : ил.