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  • Aidan Higgins's Fictions and Aesthetics 

    O'MUIRITHE, LARISSA MAY (Trinity College Dublin. School of Lang, Lit. & Cultural Studies. Discipline of Russian, 2020)
    This doctoral thesis seeks to articulate how visual comparisons may help readers to understand the complexity of ways of seeing in Aidan Higgins's main fictions, Felo de Se (1960), Langrishe, Go Down (1966), Balcony of ...
  • The Aesthetics of Effacement: A comparative study of the Literary Output of Nikolai Gogal and Oscar Wilde 

    MCCONE, BRIGIT KATHARINE (Trinity College Dublin. School of Lang, Lit. & Cultural Studies. Discipline of Russian, 2019)
    This thesis is the first comprehensive comparative study of the 19th-century RussoUkrainian satirist Nikolai Gogol and the 19th-century Anglo-Irish satirist Oscar Wilde, presenting a survey of their thematic and stylistic ...
  • Americanization and the role of cinema in shaping early Soviet culture 

    Levitina, Marina L. (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Department of Russian & Slavonic Studies, 2011)
    This dissertation argues that the Americanization discourse of the 1920s was one of the key sources for the project of creating the New Soviet Man and Woman, and that Soviet cinema of the 1920s and 1930s played an important ...
  • Formalism and parody in Bruno Schulz 

    Looby, Robert (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Department of Russian & Slavonic Studies, 2002)
    This thesis presents a systematic formal analysis of Bruno Schulz's prose fiction. It applies the methods of study developed by Formalists to aspects of the text ranging from minimal units such as choice of vocabulary to ...
  • The Scamander group : the poets and their poetry, 1918-1929 

    Keane, Barry (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Department of Russian & Slavonic Studies, 2002)
    This work explores through critical analysis the poetry of the Scamander poets between the years 1918 to 1929, a time during which the group was formed and was most active in pursuing what could be described as a group ...

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