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1917: tales and Poems from the Russian Revolution is a set of literary responses to 1 of the main cataclysmic occasions in glossy global historical past, which exposes the titanic conflictedness and doubt, conviction and desire, pessimism and optimism which political occasions provoked between modern writers - occasionally whilst, even within the similar individual. This staggering landscape of notion, language and shape comprises paintings through authors who're already renowned to the English-speaking international (Bulgakov, Pasternak, Akhmatova, Mayakovsky), in addition to others, whose paintings now we have the excitement of encountering the following for the first actual time in English. 

Edited via Boris Dralyuk, the acclaimed translator of Isaac Babel's Red Cavalry (also released through Pushkin Press), 1917 includes works by way of the superior Russian writers - a few already recognized within the English-speaking global, a few released right here for the first actual time. it really is an anthology for everybody: those people who are coming to Russian literature for the 1st time, people who are already skilled scholars of it, and those that easily need to know the way it felt to pass though this severe interval in history.


   • Marina Tsvetaeva, 'You stepped from a stately cathedral ', 'Night. - Northeaster. - Roar of infantrymen. - Roar of waves.'
   • Zinaida Gippius, 'Now', 'What have we performed to it?', '14 December 1917'
   • Osip Mandelstam, 'In public and in the back of closed doors'
   • Osip Mandelstam, 'Let's compliment, O brothers, liberty's dim light'
   • Anna Akhmatova, 'When the state, suicidal'
   • Boris Pasternak, 'Spring Rain'
   • Mikhail Kuzmin, 'Russian Revolution'
   • Sergey Esenin, 'Wake me the following day at holiday of day'
   • Mikhail Gerasimov, 'I cast my iron flowers'
   • Vladimir Kirillov, 'We'
   • Aleksey Kraysky, 'Decrees'
   • Andrey Bely, 'Russia'
   • Alexander Blok, 'The Twelve'
   • Titsian Tabidze, 'Petersburg'
   • Pavlo Tychyna, 'Golden Humming'
   • Vladimir Mayakovsky, 'Revolution: A Poem-Chronicle', 'To Russia', 'Our March'

   • Alexander Kuprin, 'Sashka and Yashka'
   • Valentin Kataev, 'The Drum'
   • Aleksandr Serafimovich, 'How He Died'
   • Dovid Bergelson, 'Pictures of the Revolution'
   • Teffi, 'A Few phrases approximately Lenin', 'The Guillotine'
   • Vasily Rozanov, from 'Apocalypse of Our Time'
   • Aleksey Remizov, 'The Lay of the damage of Rus''
   • Yefim Zozulya, 'The Dictator: a narrative of Ak and Humanity'
   • Yevgeny Zamyatin, 'The Dragon'
   • Aleksandr Grin, 'Uprising'
   • Mikhail Prishvin, 'Blue Banner'
   • Mikhail Zoshchenko, 'A fantastic Audacity'
   • Mikhail Bulgakov, 'Future Prospects'

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