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Ninochka: A Novel

Svetlana Boym - Fiction - 2003 - 303 pages
A playful literary mystery set in the 1930s and 1990s, Ninochka tells the double tale of two women exiles who are both homesick and sick of home. Tanya, a Russian immigrant ...
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Svetlana BOYM - History - 1994 - 356 pages
What is the "real Russia"? What is the relationship between national dreams and kitsch, between political and artistic utopia and everyday existence? Commonplaces of daily ...
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Architecture of the Off-Modern

Svetlana Boym - Architecture - 2008 - 80 pages
This is an imaginative tour through the history and afterlife of Vladimir Tatlin's legendary but unbuilt Monument to the Third International of 1920. Boym traces the ...
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Another Freedom: The Alternative History of an Idea

Svetlana Boym - Literary Criticism - 2010 - 360 pages
The word “freedom” is so overly used—and frequently abused—that it is always in danger of becoming nothing but a cliché. In Another Freedom, Svetlana Boym offers us a ...
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Contexts, Subtexts and Pretexts: Literary translation in Eastern Europe and ...

Brian James Baer - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2011 - 332 pages
This volume presents Eastern Europe and Russia as a distinctive translation zone, despite significant internal differences in language, religion and history. The persistence of ...
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