Cycle “Travel from Russia” of A. Bitov as an artistic whole (structure and poetics)

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The article attempts to consider the book by A. Bitov “Travel from Russia” as a fictional purpose and the “journey” feature as a genre of fiction. At the same time, the features of similarities and differences, the “creative evolution” in the writer’s stories, which reflect the author’s reflection on the spaces of the former Soviet Empire and its social connections, are considered. Constant study of the cultures of other nations helps the writer to create an overall artistic picture. As a result, the journey becomes for A. Bitov the process of existence (ontological principle).

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Mohammed Adam Elrashid Ali

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia (RUDN University)

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PhD student, Department of Russian and Foreign Literature

10 Miklukho-Maklaya St., bldg. 2, Moscow, 117198, Russian Federation


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