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2019 №11

About the author:

Mark Altschuller, PhD, professor emeritus, University of Pittsburgh, USA. E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


The publication presents an unfinished narrative poem by the wellknown Russian poet Vasily Betaki (1930–2013) “The Hero of the 60s . Subnovel” (1960s — 1970s). The poem follows “Eugene Onegin” and depicts literary and social life during the “Khrushchev Thaw”. The preface gives a very short history of the Russian “onegiana” for approximately 150 years.

Keywords: Vasily Betaki, Alexander Pushkin, “Eugene Onegin”, imitation, parody, reinterpretation, literary atmosphere, social life.
For citation:

Altschuller Mark. “Subnovel” by Vasily Betaki and the Pushkin tradition. Literary fact, 2019, no. 1(11), pp. 92–145. (In Russ.)

DOI 10.22455/2541-8297-2019-11-92-145


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