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The Page and the Fire: A Collection of Poems Russian Poets on Russian Poets by Peter Oram

The Page and the Fire: A Collection of Poems

Russian Poets on Russian Poets by Peter Oram

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ISBN : 9781904614678
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151 pages
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The turbulent lives and fates of the Russian people in the first half of the twentieth century are reflected and concentrated in the lives and works of the poets. Whether exiled in Paris or existing precariously in Moscow, whether banished to someMoreThe turbulent lives and fates of the Russian people in the first half of the twentieth century are reflected and concentrated in the lives and works of the poets. Whether exiled in Paris or existing precariously in Moscow, whether banished to some Siberian hard labour camp or living in poverty in some other isolated wilderness, an intangible web of interrelationships seemed to bind their destinies to one another. This book is an exploration of that web, and provides a unique insight into the remarkable constellation of poets who emerged to create Russias Silver Age of poetry, and who continued its development through the twentieth century.