A new book about the work of B. Pilnyak. Review of L.N. Anpilova's monograph “Russian version of expressionism: Prose of Boris Pilnyak of the 1920s”. Saint Petersburg: Nestor-Istoriya Publ., 2019. 214 p

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The review analyzes a new monograph about the work of Boris Pilnyak, in which the prose of the famous Russian writer is considered from the standpoint of the aesthetics of expressionism. The authors of the review evaluates the scientific methodology of the monograph, focuses on the issues of author's strategy, genre modifications, specifics and forms of expression of the author's consciousness. Considering the structure of the book, the reviewer notes the harmony and strict reasonableness of the author's concept, justifies the theoretical significance of the monograph for the consideration of the aesthetics of expressionism in the prose of B. Pilnyak.

About the authors

Gong Qingqing

Zhejiang University

Author for correspondence.
Email: qingqinggong@mail.ru
388 Yuhantang St, Xianhu district, Zhejiang, Hangzhou, 310058, People's Republic of China

Ph.D. of Philology

Alexander G. Kovalenko

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia (RUDN University)

Email: ak-taurus@mail.ru
10 Miklukho-Maklaya St, bldg. 2, Moscow, 117198, Russian Federation

Doctor of Philology, Professor, Head of Department of Russian and Foreign Literature




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