By Stephen Hutchings

This ebook explores how one of many world's such a lot literary-oriented societies entered the trendy visible period, starting with the arrival of images within the 19th century, focusing then on literature's position in supporting to form cinema as a device of authentic totalitarian tradition through the Soviet interval, and concluding with an exam of post-Soviet Russia's come upon with worldwide tv. in addition to pioneering the exploration of this significant new zone in Slavic reviews, the publication illuminates points of cultural thought by means of investigating how the Russian case impacts normal notions of literature's destiny inside of post-literate tradition, the ramifications of communism's fall for media globalization, and the applicability of text/image types to difficulties of intercultural change.

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