The Decembrist Myth in Russian Culture

  • Authors
  • Ludmilla A. Trigos

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxviii
  2. Ludmilla A. Trigos
    Pages 1-35
  3. Ludmilla A. Trigos
    Pages 53-68
  4. Ludmilla A. Trigos
    Pages 95-118
  5. Ludmilla A. Trigos
    Pages 185-186
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 187-239

About this book


This book is the first interdisciplinary treatment of the cultural significance of the Decembrists' mythic image in Russian literature, history, film and opera in a survey of its deployment as cultural trope since the original 1825 rebellion and through the present day.


Decembrists fiction film history Russia Stalin Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR)

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