The Second Avant-garde in Russia as a "Primal Impulse" Cover Image

Druhá avantgarda v rusku jako prvotní impulz
The Second Avant-garde in Russia as a "Primal Impulse"

Author(s): Tomáš Glanc
Subject(s): Literary Texts
Published by: AV ČR - Akademie věd České republiky - Ústav pro českou literaturu
Keywords: avant-garde; Russia;

Summary/Abstract: A contribution from the conference ‘The Second Avant-garde’ (part of the grant-funded project ‘The Myths, Language, and Taboos of the Czech Post-Avant-garde from the Forties to the Sixties’), which was held on 23 October 2007. The article considers the Avant-garde in Russia in the second half of the twentieth century. It discusses relations between members of the Avant-garde in Russia and in Czechoslovakia, and their mutual impact, and uses many examples in an attempt to explain the special features of the Russian Avant-garde.

  • Issue Year: 56/2008
  • Issue No: 5
  • Page Range: 695-704
  • Page Count: 9
  • Language: Czech