Fruits of Her Plume: Essays on Contemporary Russian Women's by Helena Goscilo

By Helena Goscilo

The Nineteen Eighties witnessed the ascendency of Russian girls in a number of spheres of creative construction, together with literature, movie, and portray. This quantity could therefore be stated to have interaction not just women's creative construction yet, certainly, the easiest and so much vibrant of modern Russian tradition. Treating modern Russian women's creativity, it ways women's texts, motion pictures, and canvasses from a number views, from anti-gendered to feminist. a few of the essays introduce writers no longer formerly good studied, others problem traditional interpretations and assumptions, whereas nonetheless others yield unique viewpoints via novel juxtapositions. as well as supplying insights into some of the artists below research, the essays map the large terrain of matters and methodologies proliferating in cultural feedback this day, and reflect the variety that's the most attractive good points of women's creativity in modern Russia.

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