Izvestiya of Saratov University.
ISSN 1817-7115 (Print)
ISSN 2541-898X (Online)


Mexican Myth in "The Plumed Serpent’ by D.H. Lawrence

The article considers the nature of myth and symbolism in the most experimental novel by В. Н. Lawrence, «The Plumed Serpent», of which he made а kind of a fable of religious rebirth. The traditional Lawrence’s individual myths take п the novel additionai ideological meanings that condense the models and forms of being аnd correspond to the author’s wish to convey the nature, eternity, the sense of change of epochs and generations. Such understanding of myth's functioning т close to Romanticism. 

French culture in thе context of everyday in the novel of N.G. Chernyshevsky “What is to be done?”

The author researches the problem о thе French culture in the context of social reality referring to the novel of N.G. Chernychevsky «What is to be done?». The author points out the role of the French language in the cultural valuе system of the Russian society during the second half of the 19th century. Analysis of the French culture and language elements helps to realize the importance of the western culture in the formation process of Russian sccial reality of the 19th century. 

Poetics of the Romantic Drama in the Published works of "Moscow Telegraph"

From the article it becomes clear that the pubiication of works on theorists оf French romanticism in «Moscow Telegraph», issued by N.A. Polevoj, shows the process of deep understanding of rules of new dramatic аnd which occured both in French аnd Russian literatures. Systematic, different by genre, such publications helped the Russian reader to comprehend the experience of romantics, answered their needs to come in touch with the great change in literature, аnd this change was the victory of romanticism over ciassicism. 

The image of Pushkin т N.V. Gogol's epistolary heritage

The artice is devoted to analysis of integral image of A.S. Pushkin found in the letters of N.V. Gogol. The complete Gogol's epistolary heritage is explored to trace the evolution of the peel's image, to define its dominant features аnd features that change depending оп the letter's context. The periods when the image of Pushkin in Gogol's writings can be subjected to integral and unambiguous analysis are also singled out in the article.  

Lavrentij Zizanij аnd His Book "Besedoslovije”

The article is devoted ю е writer of church Lavrentij Tustanovskij (Zizanij) who has run away from Poland to Moscow under the protection of Patriarch Filaret. in the Department of Rare Books and Manuscripts of the Zonal Scientific Library there is the list of «Katekhizis» compiled by Zizanij, which was renamed by Patriarch into "Весеdesicvie” with е issue of the bock in Moscow. 

"Our Service to Russia...". To the 100th Birth Anniversary and the 20th Death Anniversary of Nikolai Ivanovich Ulyanov

The article by V.V. Prozorov and D.V. Zheltov is dedicated to literary critic Nikolay Ivanovich Ulyanov, а representative of "the second wave" оf the Russian emigration. The article is concerned with Ulyanov's fate, appearance of his texts in the fund of the V. А. Artisevich Zonal Scientific Library of Saratov State University, апа Ulyanov's reinclusion into the contexi of the Russian letters. 

The genesis ала development of television criticism in the context of Russian literary culture of the 20th century (A formulation of the problem)

The article gives ал interpretation of the cultural phenomenon of television criticism, proves its importance for scientific and educaticnal aspects of journalism studies and defines the perspective ways of research. While being а manifestation of television culture, television criticism at the same time continues the traditions of Russian literary reflection, so it is suggested that the genesis аnd modern functioning of television criticism be evaluated in the context of settled literary conceptions of the 20th century.