Sight and Sound Entwined: Studies of the New Russian Poetry

Sight and Sound Entwined Studies of the New Russian Poetry Notwithstanding the economic hardship Russian people are experiencing their cultural life is as rich and alive as ever as Gerald Janecek shows us in this collection of his articles on contemporary R

  • Title: Sight and Sound Entwined: Studies of the New Russian Poetry
  • Author: Gerald Janecek
  • ISBN: 9781571811486
  • Page: 469
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Notwithstanding the economic hardship Russian people are experiencing, their cultural life is as rich and alive as ever, as Gerald Janecek shows us in this collection of his articles on contemporary Russian poetry, which are especially written for this publication or so far only available in Russian These articles focus on works in which sonic musical, resp visual typogrNotwithstanding the economic hardship Russian people are experiencing, their cultural life is as rich and alive as ever, as Gerald Janecek shows us in this collection of his articles on contemporary Russian poetry, which are especially written for this publication or so far only available in Russian These articles focus on works in which sonic musical, resp visual typographical features are used to produce interesting new effects and range from a musical analysis of the way Joseph Brodsky recited his poems to quasi musical principles of organization as in the works by Mnatsakanova and Nikonova to layout designs that reflect the way a poem is recited as in the case of Khudyakov, Volohovsky, Brodsky, Nekrasov, and Aigi and perceived As the first serious scholarly examination of the poets presented, this volume offers an important introduction to Russian avant garde poetry.

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