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Author Moss, Anne Eakin, author

Title Only among women : philosophies of community in the Russian and Soviet imagination, 1860-1940 / Anne Eakin Moss
Published Evanston, Illinois : Northwestern University Press, 2020
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Description 1 online resource
Series Northwestern University Press studies in Russian literature and theory
Studies in Russian literature and theory.
Contents Intro; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Note on the Text; List of Abbreviations; Introduction: Imagined; Chapter One: Rational; Chapter Two: Organic; Chapter Three: Inoperative; Chapter Four: Erotic; Chapter Five: Bolshevik; Epilogue: Traumatic; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary Only Among Women reveals how the idea of a community of women as a social sphere ostensibly free from the taint of money, sex, or self-interest originated in the classic Russian novel, fueled mystical notions of unity in turn-of-the-century modernism, and finally assumed a privileged place in Stalinist culture, especially cinema
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Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on November 20, 2019)
Subject Literature and society -- Russia -- History
Literature and society -- Soviet Union -- History
Sex role in literature.
Social groups in literature.
Women and literature -- Russia -- History
Women and literature -- Soviet Union -- History
Women in literature.
Literature and society.
Sex role in literature.
Social groups in literature.
Women and literature.
Women in literature.
Soviet Union.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0810141043