American Yiddish Poetry: A Bilingual Anthology by Benjamin Harshav, Barbara Harshav

By Benjamin Harshav, Barbara Harshav

Presents info at the Yiddish language and literature, describes poetic types, and gathers poems in Yiddish and English by means of seven of the easiest Jewish American poets.

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Contemporaries did not notice that to look to Rome as the norm and ideal of state power was itself traditional for Russian culture,” Lotman and Uspenskii, 53. IV. The Contradictions of the Northern Pilgrim Dmitry Merezhkovsky D mitry Sergeyevich Merezhkovsky, the forerunner of the modernist movement in Russia, played a considerable role in creating the image of ancient Rome for the Russian reader. Born in St. Petersburg and educated at St. Petersburg University, Merezhkovsky (1865-1941) embarked on a successful literary career very early.

Merezhkovskii,” in Tri myslitelia (Moscow: V. M. Sablin, 1911), 105. 11. George Byron, Childe Harold’s Pilgrimage, Canto 4, 78. 12. D. S. Merezhkovskii, Zachem voskres? Religioznaia lichnost’ i obshchestvennost’ (Petrograd: Korabl’, 1916), 11. 13. Omry Ronen discusses the problem of the poetry of stones in Goethe and in Mandel’shtam in his book An Approach to Mandel’shtam (Jerusalem: The Magnes Press, 1983), 48. 14. “Mark Avrelii, ocherk,” Trudovoi vestnik literatury i nauki 12, no. 21 (1 November 1891): 250-66.

T. Ashimbaeva (Moscow: Nauka, 1979) 679. 10. Antiki (St. Petersburg: Prometei, 1909), 250-78. 11. , 250-251. 12. A. N. Maikov, Polnoe sobranie sochinenii (St. Petersburg: 1901). 13. Cf. Annenskii, “A. N. Maikov i znachenie ego poeziii,” in Knigi otrachenii, 274. 14. ,“Chuzhd simvolizma,” 277, 279. 15. N. Stepanov, “Apollon Maikov,” in Poety i prozaiki, 260-261. 16. Aleksandr Blok, Sobranie sochinenii, ed. A. A. Surokov, et al. (Moscow and Leningrad, 1960-1963), 5: 531. II. The Forum of Forgotten Thoughts Arseny Golenishchev-Kutuzov he “transitional”1 generation of poets in 1880-90, immediately preceding the Silver Age, was not insensitive to the appeal of Rome’s symbolism.

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