Proceedings of the Second Nevada Conference on Russian Culture

Unniversity of Nevada Las Vegas
November 24-26, 1997


Mikhail Epstein
Russian Spirituality and the Theology of Negation (Eng Rus)

Andrei Ariev
The Culture and Art of the Silver Age

Marietta Chudakova
The Survival of Art and the Art of Survival in Stalin's Russia (Rus)

Natalia Ivanova
Literary Criticism as an Art Form

Alexander Genis
Russian Literary Prose in the Late 20th Century

Alexander Zholkovsky
The Russian Literary Canon in Contemporary Perspective
(Eng, Rus)

Mark Lipovetsky
Postmodernism and the Russian Literary Tradition

Boris Paramonov
Russian Literature in the Christian Context

Ekaterina Degot
Russian Art in the Second Half of the 20th Century

Oksana Bulgakova
The Russian Cinematic Tradition

Vladimir Paperny
Russian Architecture between Anorexia adn Bulimia

Dmitri Shalin
The Art of Dissent, Parody, Travesty and Irony in Late Soviet Culture


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