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The End of Soviet Literature and the Last Dangerous Text …

Kathleen Parthé

in Russia's Dangerous Texts: Politics Between the Lines

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300098518
eISBN:
9780300138221
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300098518.003.0006
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the end of the so-called dangerous text in Russian literature. It evaluates the whether the ten beliefs about the literature–state relationship and the paradigm for the ... More


How to be a man of letters

Raquel Sánchez

in Spain in the Nineteenth Century: New Essays on Experiences of Culture and Society

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781526124746
eISBN:
9781526138866
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526124753.00015
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter emphasizes the fact that the man of letters performed that role before the end of the century, within a largely non-democratic, liberal context but one characterized by political ... More


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Benjamin Franklin Martin

in Roger Martin du Gard and Maumort: The Nobel Laureate and His Unfinished Creation

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781501747830
eISBN:
9781501743276
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501747830.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This chapter describes how Roger Martin du Gard joined the “National Committee of Writers”—which was created by several prominent French literary figures—near the end of 1942. He would later claim to ... More


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