Martin Rakovsky and Juraj Koppay and Scrutinizes the Relationship of their Work with the Context of Czech Literature and Culture of the Time Cover Image

Latinská humanistická literatúra v 16. storočí na Slovensku a jej vzťah k českému kontextu (Martin Rakovský a Juraj Koppay)
Martin Rakovsky and Juraj Koppay and Scrutinizes the Relationship of their Work with the Context of Czech Literature and Culture of the Time

Author(s): Zuzana Kákošová
Subject(s): Cultural history, Czech Literature, Culture and social structure , Sociology of Culture, 16th Century
Published by: Masarykova univerzita
Keywords: Humanism; Latin poetry; Czech-Slovak relations; Rakovský; Koppay;

Summary/Abstract: The study is focused on authors from the 16th century, namely Martin Rakovsky and Juraj Koppay and scrutinizes the relationship of their work with the context of Czech literature and culture of the time. The author also presents the ways in which the Slovak authors became known for the wider cultural, academic and literary public in Bohemia and Moravia. The study shows that the Czech cultural and literary environment played an important role in the life and creative practice of Slovak humanists, they managed to successfully merge with the Czech environment and for many of them Bohemia became the second homeland.

  • Issue Year: 20/2017
  • Issue No: 1
  • Page Range: 7-26
  • Page Count: 20
  • Language: Slovak