2018 №9

Author: Leonid Livak
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Leonid Livak, Professor in the Slavic Department and the Centre for Jewish Studies, University of Toronto, Canada.

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The article traces the evolution of Russian modernism’s value system at different historical stages of that cultural formation, taking as an example the notion of artistic success. The modeling of artistic success through failure is considered here as a peculiar trait of late Russian modernist culture.

Keywords: Russian modernism; artistic success; cultural modeling
For citation:

Livak Leonid. Failure as the ideal model of artistic success in late Russian Modernist culture. Literary fact, 2018, no. 9, pp. 97–123.


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