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1840s Russia

Slavophiles vs Westernizers(Zapadniks)

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the founder of Russian realism

Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol

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Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol's best work

The government Inspector(1830s)
the Overcoat(1840)
Dead Souls(1842)

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Two types of Moscow Theatre

Bolshoi and Maly

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Bolshoi

Big
for Opera and ballet

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Maly

Small
Legitimate drama
The house of Ostrosky

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Important person of Maly theatre

Mikahil Shchepkin

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Ivan Sergeivich Turgenev

A Month in the Country

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Alexander Nikolaievich Ostrovsky

The Storm(=Thunderstorm)

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Le Rire Et Le Ronfle An Theatre

Laughing & Snores in Theatre

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Dumas Files

26 plays
16 Novels & other fiction

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Dumas Files is

Realist, interested in social problems

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Dumas Files' Camilles

were banned Glorifying a Fallen woman

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Dumas Files wrote

social problem plays

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Emile Augier exposed

Scribe's piece bien faite formular for Dramatic construction

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Emile Augier followed

Anti-Romantic school of common sense morality for idea content

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Emile Augier's play

Gabrille(1849)
stages at Comedie-Francaise
the most important play of L'ecole Don Bon Sens

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Emile Augier also exposed

Bourgeois obsession with money

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Emile Augier had

confusion of values & Morality

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19C Russian Realism

After decembrist uprising was crushed romantic impulses gave way to realism

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19c Russia

Golden age of Russian literature(novel)
Silver age of Russian literature(Poetry)1890-

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Russian Realism

Nature
Psychology
Sordid Conditions
Nostalgia for the Past
Russian Life
Satire of Existing Conditions
Feminism

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1830s - 1850s Russia; Slavophies(Love of the Slavic)

Led by St Akasakov
Published in Moskvityanin(The Muscovite)
- Journal

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1830s - 1850s Russia; Zapadniks

Led by Critic V.I. Belinsky
published in Sovremnnik (The contemporary)

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Slavophies saw

Russia's strength in its own rich cultural heritage(extended in traditions of the orthodox church

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Slavophies idealized

Russian Passeant

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Mikahil Shchepkin(1788-1863)

actor
serf-born actor who became the leading actor at Moscos's maly theatre

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Turgenev was

great novelists of the golden age

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Turgenev had

the most western European sensibility

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Ostrovsky was

playwright and translator

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Ostrovsky was

Promoter of realistic acting at the Moscow Maly theatre

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Ostrovsky wrote

47 plays & collaborations & translations = 76 plays