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The play of ideas in Russian Enlightenment theater

by Elise Kimerling Wirtschafter

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Published by Northern Illinois University Press in DeKalb [Ill.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Russia,
  • Russia.
    • Subjects:
    • Russian drama -- 18th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Theater -- Russia -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Theater and society -- Russia -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Social justice in literature.,
    • Social ethics in literature.,
    • Enlightenment -- Russia.,
    • Russia -- Intellectual life -- 18th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [249]-285) and index.

      Other titlesRussian Enlightenment theater
      StatementElise Kimerling Wirtschafter.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPG3076 .W57 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 296 p ;
      Number of Pages296
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3565904M
      ISBN 100875803105
      LC Control Number2002040972

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The Play of Ideas in Russian Enlightenment Theater (NIU Series in Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies) Hardcover – May 1, Cited by: Historian Elise Wirtschafter turns to literary plays to reconstruct the social thinking of the past and to discover how Enlightenment Russians understood themselves." "Opening with an illuminating discussion of the development of theater in eighteenth-century Russia, Wirtschafter goes on to explore dramatic representations of key social questions.

The Play of Ideas in Russian Enlightenment Theatre. DeKalb: Northern Illinois University Press, Pp. $ : Nicholas Rzhevsky. Elise Kimerling Wirtschafter. The Play of Ideas in Russian Enlightenment Theater. DeKalb: Northern Illinois University Press, xv, pp.

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It is the spirit which animates the sermons of Feofan Prokopovich, the satires of Antiokh Kantemir, and the historiography of Vasily Tatishchev. Most studies of the Russian Enlightenment focus on the ideas, science, scholarship and arts imported into Russia from Europe begin ning in the late seventeenth century.

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