Essays Tagged: "Alexander Pushkin"

Alexander Pushkins

Aleksandr Sergeevich Pushkin was born in Moscow on May 26, 1799. In 1811 he was selected to be among the thirty students ... al and then to exile to South Russia, under the guise of an administrative transfer in the service. Pushkin left Petersburg for Ekaterinoslave on May 6, 1820. Soon after his arrival there he traveled ... Caucasus and the Crimea with the family of General Raevsky. During almost three years in Kishinev, Pushkin wrote his first Byronic verse tales, "The Prisoner of the Caucasus" (1820-1821), "The Bandit ...

(8 pages) 97 1 4.1 Sep/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

This is a term paper for Western World Lit II (The Tragedy of Greed) Complete with Work Cited page

In the 1820's, a great literary author was emerging in Russia. Alexander Sengeevich Pushkin, with his varied style of writing, soon became a leader in Russian lite ... ly leads to destruction and never has a positive outcome.Work Cited:Debreczeny, Paul. "Introduction"Alexander Pushkin: Complete Prose FictionStandford: Standford University Press, 1983.Galenet Literat ...

(5 pages) 59 0 4.7 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Master of his own fate "The Queen of Spades" by Alexander Pushkin

Master of his own fateThe first thing that struck me about "The Queen of Spades" by Alexander Pushkin is its elegant simplicity. In less than thirty pages, Pushkin has managed to portr ...

(6 pages) 89 0 4.6 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

19th century Russian writers and how they dealt with the Western Influence of that time.

d some of the finest achievements in Russian literature. The first great national author of Russia, Alexander Pushkin, despite his admiration of Russian history and folklore, was profoundly influenced ... h can be matched with that of Goethe in Germany or even Shakespeare in England.The Great Reforms of Alexander II have contributed their part of influence on literature that cannot be forgotten. They s ...

(8 pages) 122 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Alexander Pushkin,

Alexander Sergyeevich PushkinPushkin the Russian 19th century author is considered his country's gre ... wife's frivolous social life which led to his untimely death was a catastrophe for the poetic world.Alexander sergyevic pushkin was born on 16th may, 1779 in Moscow, Russia. Pushkin's father was desce ...

(1 pages) 38 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Essay on Romanticism

Other leading romantic figures were Giacomo Leopardi and Alessandro Manzoni in Italy, and Aleksandr Pushkin and Mikhail Lermontov in Russia. The British Romantic Period is also referred to the French ...

(2 pages) 115 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"The Snow Storm."

ing continually. As the streets filled up, everyone became scared. What if it never stopped snowing?Pushkin's College. It is one of the most famous colleges in the whole city. It had many students. Th ... hey approached the white library building. Its walls had various sculptures of poets; they included Pushkin, Lermontov, Tolstoy, Gogol and many others. When Alex and Marina entered the Public library, ...

(4 pages) 24 1 3.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Russian Culture: A look at its Religion and Art

Russian genius for blending foreign and native art forms produced the romantic poetry of Aleksandr Pushkin; the realist novels of Nikolay Gogol, Ivan Turgenev, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, and Leo Tolstoy; an ... y Rimsky-Korsakov, and Modest Mussorgsky. (Microsoft Encarta)Of these individuals, it was Aleksandr Pushkin who started the trend in what has become Russian literature. The advances made in his period ...

(5 pages) 69 1 3.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Madness of the main characters in Maupassant's "Horla" and Pushkin's "Queens of Spades"

g qualities: realism or a preoccupation with fantasy and the supernatural. Maupassant's "Horla" and Pushkin's "Queen of Spades" both embodied fantastic elements; however in my view, the supernatural i ... his occupation. Maupassaunt tries to direct reader's attention on the inner world of the character. Pushkin's character is a young officer. "Hermann was the son of a German who had become a Naturalize ...

(4 pages) 2318 0 0.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Queen Of Spades

Pushkin "The Queen of Spades" Alexander Pushkin's "The Queen of Spades" manipulates the readers' expectations in many ways through ...

(4 pages) 8 0 1.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The queen of spades, pushkin

oe-Selo, the site of the Czar's summer palace. This special school had recently been established by Alexander I (the Czar who defeated Napoleon) to educate the sons of prominent families with an eye t ...

(6 pages) 11 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Misha Baryshnikov

ter. In 1963, he was asked to join the Riga dance troupe, through which he toured Leningrad and met Alexander Pushkin. Even though Misha was technically short for a dancer, (he was only 5'7'') he was ...

(2 pages) 4 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors