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The post-Soviet homecoming of first-wave Russian émigré poets and its impact on the reinvention of the past

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationTwentieth-Century Russian Poetry
Subtitle of host publicationReinventing the Canon
EditorsKatharine Hodgson, Joanne Shelton, Alexandra Smith
Place of PublicationCambridge
PublisherOpen Book Publishers
Number of pages37
ISBN (Electronic)9781783740901, 9781783740895, 9781783740918
ISBN (Print)9781783740888, 9781783740871
Publication statusPublished - 23 Apr 2017


The chapter talks about the reception of Tsvetaeva in Russia in the 1950s-1990s. It surveys the most important images of Tsvetaeva and allusions to Tsvetaeva in the context of cultural and political changes in Russia.

    Research areas

  • Russian poetry, twentieth-century poetry , Russian literature, post-Soviet culture

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