All the same the words don't go away : essays on authors, heroes, aesthetics, and stage adaptations from the Russian tradition

All the Same the Words Don't Go Away brings together twenty-five years of essays and reviews, linked loosely by three themes. First is the creative potential inherent in transposing classic literary texts into other genres or media (operatic, dramatic) and the responsibilities, if any, that gov...

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Main Author: Emerson, Caryl
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Boston Academic Studies Press 2011, 2011
Series:Studies in Russian and Slavic literatures, cultures and history
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Collection: JSTOR Open Access Books - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • ""11 PARINI ON TOLSTOY, WITH A POSTSCRIPT ON TOLSTOY, SHAKESPEARE, AND THE PERFORMING ARTS""""12 CHEKHOV AND THE ANNAS""; ""13 FOREWORD TO RICHARD TARUSKINâ€?S ESSAYS ON MUSORGSKY""; ""14 FROM “BORIS GODUNOVâ€? TO “KHOVANSHCHINAâ€?""; ""15 TUMANOV ON MARIA OLENINA Dâ€?ALHEIM""; ""16 TCHAIKOVSKYâ€?S TATIANA""; ""17 LITTLE OPERAS TO PUSHKINâ€?S LITTLE TRAGEDIES""; ""18 PLAYBILL TO PROKOFIEVâ€?S “WAR AND PEACEâ€? AT THE MET""; ""19 SHOSTAKOVICHâ€?S “LADY MACBETH OF MTSENSKâ€?""; ""20 PRINCETON UNIVERSITYâ€?S BORIS GODUNOV""; ""21 “EUGENE ONEGINâ€? ON THE STALINIST STAGE""
  • “PARTICIPATIVE THINKINGâ€? IN THE WORLD AND AS THE WORLD OF CARYL EMERSON David Bethea""; ""1 POLYPHONY AND THE CARNIVALESQUE: INTRODUCING THE TERMS""; ""2 THE EARLY PHILOSOPHICAL ESSAYS""; ""3 COMING TO TERMS WITH CARNIVAL""; ""4 GASPAROV AND BAKHTIN""; ""5 FOUR PUSHKIN BIOGRAPHIES""; ""6 PUSHKINâ€?S TATIANA""; ""7 PUSHKINâ€?S BORIS GODUNOV""; ""8 GEORGE STEINER ON TOLSTOY OR DOSTOEVSKY""; ""9 TOLSTOY AND DOSTOEVSKY ON EVIL DOING""; ""10 KUNDERA ON NOT LIKING DOSTOEVSKY""