Wilson Center Experts

Nancy Condee

Research Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
Affiliation:
, University of Pittsburgh
Wilson Center Project(s):
Soviet Literature and Literary Politics in the 1980s
Term:
Jan 01, 1988
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Aug 01, 1988

Project Summary

major tendencies in current Soviet literature from the period of the Metropol’ affair and its immediate aftermath (1979-1980) to the present. Includes a discussion of both officially published and unofficial writers, and draws upon scholarly materials, unpublished manuscripts, tape-recorded interviews and unofficial readings, stenographic materials, and videotapes collected over the last two years. Examination of works by Rejn, Petrusevskaja, Makanin, Kim, Tolstaja, Prigov, Erofeev, and Popov.