Limit search to available items
Book Cover
Author Khapaeva, Dina.

Title Nightmare : from literary experiments to cultural projects / by Dina Khapaeva ; translated by Rosie Tweddle
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2012
Online access available from:
ProQuest Ebook Central Subscription Collection    View Resource Record  
EBSCO eBook Academic Collection    View Resource Record  


Description 1 online resource (pages)
Series Russian history and culture ; v. 10
Russian history and culture (Leiden, Netherlands) ; v. 10
Contents The nightmare of literature -- The nightmare of culture
Summary An analysis of the novels of Maturin, Gogol, Dostoevsky, Mann, Lovecraft and Pelevin through the prism of their interest in investigating the nature of the nightmare reveals the unstudied features of the nightmare as a mental state and traces the mosaic of coincidences leading from literary experiments to today's culture of nightmare consumption
Notes Print version record
Subject Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, 1821-1881 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Gogolʹ, Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich, 1809-1852 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Lovecraft, H. P. (Howard Phillips), 1890-1937 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Mann, Thomas, 1875-1955 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Pelevin, Viktor -- Criticism and interpretation.
Nightmares in literature.
Russian literature -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Tweddle, Rosie, translator
ISBN 9004233229 (electronic bk.)
9789004233225 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Koshmar. English