2018 №9

Author: Roman Timenchik
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Roman Timenchik, Professor, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel.

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The report examines some features of the functioning of the «school of readers» of Anna Akhmatova’s poetry: the tendency to intersect social and aesthetic demarcation lines, a constant idea of obligation to imitate Akhmatova’s poetry, the functioning of quotations from her poems as memes and the tendency to evolve them into a new narration in verses.

Keywords: «school of readers», the cult of the poet, imitation in literature, popular expressions.
For citation:

Timenchik Roman. Successes of Anna Akhmatova. Literary fact, 2018, no. 9, pp. 244–263.


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