Commemorating Pushkin
Russia's Myth of a National Poet
Stephanie Sandler

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Table of Contents for Commemorating Pushkin

Table of Contents for Commemorating Pushkin

 

Introduction: Transformative Myths and Acts of Possession

 

1.      Pushkin Is Dead: The Elegies of Mikhail Lermontov, Vasily Zhukovsky, and Evdokia Rosopchina

 

2.      The Making of Museum Culture: The Poet’s Spirit and the Work of Remembrance

 

3.      Solid Gold Pushkin: Anniversary Commemorations and the Time Lines of a Story

 

4.      Document, Fidelity, and the Cinematic Edge

 

5.      Anna Akhmatova’s Pushkin: Allegories, Ethics, Grieving for the Dead

 

6.      Marina Tsvetaeva’s Pushkin and the Poet’s Identities

 

7.      Andrei Bitov and the Mystifications of Self and Story

 

Afterward: Ending/Beginning with Andrei Sinyavsky/Abram Tertz