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O N EHU N D R E DF I F T YY E A R Sa f t e r h i s b i r t h , A n t o nC h e k h o v r e ma i n s t h e mo s t b e l o v e dR u s s i a np l a y w r i g h t i nh i s o w nc o u n t r y , a n di nt h e E n g l i s h s p e a k i n g w o r l dh e i s s e c o n do n l y t oS h a k e s p e a r e . Hi s s t o r i e s , d e c e p t i v e l y s i mp l e , c o n t i n u e t os e r v e a s mo d e l s f o r w r i t e r s i nma n y l a n g u a g e s . I nt h i s v o l u me , C a r o l A p o l l o n i o a n dA n g e l a B r i n t l i n g e r h a v e b r o u g h t t o g e t h e r l e a d i n g s c h o l a r s f r o mR u s s i a a n d t h e We s t f o r a w i d e r a n g i n g c o n v e r s a t i o na b o u t C h e k h o v ’ s w o r k a n dl e g a c y . C o n s i d e r i n g i s s u e s a s b r o a da s s p a c e a n dt i me a n da s t i g h t l y f o c u s e da s t h e w o r d , t t h e s e a r e t w e n t y o n e e x c i t i n g n e we s s a y s f o r t h e t w e n t y f i r s t c e n t u r y . A na v i dC h e k h o v f a n , C a r o l A p o l l o n i oh a s p u b l i s h e dma n y a r t i c l e s a n dr e v i e w s o nh i s w o r k . I n2 0 1 0s h e w a s a w a r d e da S e s q u i c e n t e n n i a l me d a l b y t h e R u s s i a n Mi n i s t r y o f C u l t u r e f o r c o n t r i b u t i o n s t oC h e k h o v s c h o l a r s h i p . A u t h o r o f b o o k s a n da r t i c l e s o nc l a s s i c R u s s i a nl i t e r a t u r e , i n c l u d i n g t h e r e c e n t mo n o g r a p h D o s t o e v s k y ' s S e c r e t s : R e a d i n gA g a i n s t t h e G r a i n , s h...

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ISBN
9780893578923
Related ISBN
9780893573928
MARC Record
OCLC
859687104
Launched on MUSE
2013-05-20
Language
English
Open Access
No
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