Hagiography and Modern Russian Literature

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The heritage of medieval hagiography, the diverse and voluminous literature devoted to saints, was much more important in nineteenth-century Russia than is often recognized. Although scholars have treated examples of the influence of hagiographic writing on a few prominent Russian writers, Margaret Ziolkowski is the first to describe the vast extent of its impact. Some of the authors she discusses are Kondratii Ryleev, Aleksandr Bestuzhev-Marlinskii, Fedor Dostoevsky, Leo Tolstoy, Nikolai Leskov, Gleb Uspenskii, Dmitrii ...

Hagiography and Modern Russian Literature 2016, Princeton University Press, New Jersey

ISBN-13: 9780691633701

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Hagiography and Modern Russian Literature 2014, Princeton University Press, New Jersey

ISBN-13: 9780691604657

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Hagiography and Modern Russian Literature 1988, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780691067377

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