Smirnova's Reimagining of Turgenev's "Fathers and Sons" for the post-Soviet audience.

Smith, A. (Speaker)

Activity: Academic talk or presentation typesOral presentation


The paper has analysed Avdotya Smirnova's 2008 4-episode TV series based on Turgenev's novels as an attempt to present it as a family chronicle by downplaying its ideological debates.
Period14 Nov 2020
Held atAssociation for Slavic, East European and Eurasian Studies, United States
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • ASEEES conference
  • Film adaptation
  • Russian 19th -c.literature