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The modernist masquerade : stylizing life, literature, and costumes in Russia / Colleen McQuillen.

Author/Creator:
McQuillen, Colleen, 1972- author.
Publication:
Madison, Wisconsin : The University of Wisconsin Press, 2013.
Format/Description:
Book
xv, 282 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Subjects:
Russian literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Russian literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Modernism (Literature) -- Russia.
Masquerades -- Russia.
Masquerades in literature.
Contents:
Masquerades in Russian history and culture
The travestied masquerade : aesthetics, ethics, and demonism
The political masquerade : impersonation, national identity, and power
The gender masquerade : constructions of feminine identity
Figurative costumes : metaphors in text and textile
Character costumes : cultural memory and the philological masquerade
Avant-garde costumes : estranging practices of masquerade
Revealing costumes : bared bodies on stage
The early Soviet masquerade.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780299296148 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0299296148 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780299296131 (e-book)
OCLC:
842316379