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Russian and Soviet women's studies: Literature and culture

These pages give details of works relating to the study of Russian and Soviet women. It includes material available on the open access shelves as well as material that must be requested before it may be consulted in the Reading Rooms.

*Abramovich, Nikolai IAkovlevich (Abramovich, Nikolai Yakovlevich). Zhenshchina i mir muzhskoi kul'tury: mirovoe tvorchestvo i polovaia liubov' (2-oe izdanie) (Moskva, 1918)
08416.dd.27
 
Andrew, Joe. Women in Russian literature, 1780-1863 (Basingstoke: Macmillan, 1988)
YC.1988.a.9455
 
Anthology of Russian women's writing, 1777-1997 / edited by Catriona Kelly (Oxford University Press, 1994)
YC.1994.b.3884
 
Aplin, H. A. M. S. Zhukova and E. A. Gan: women writers and female protagonists 1837-1843 (Norwich: University of East Anglia, 1988) [PhD Thesis]
D85321
 
Balin, Carole B. To reveal our hearts: Jewish women writers in Tsarist Russia (Cincinnati, Ohio: Hebrew Union College Press, c2000)
YA.2001.a.20273
 
*Benson, Ruth Crego. Women in Tolstoy: the ideal and the erotic (Urbana; London: University of Illinois Press, 1973)
X.990/4301
 
*Berezhanskii, N. G. (Berezhansky, N. G.) Russkaia zhenshchina: literaturno-khudozhestvennyi al'manakh, pod red N. G. Berezhanskago (Berlin, 1924)
8416.l.5
 
Bolshevik culture: experiment and order in the Russian Revolution / edited by Abbott Gleason, Peter Kenez and Richard Stites (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1985)
YA.1988.b.5643
 
The burden of sufferance: women poets of Russia / edited and introduced by Pamela Perkins and Albert Cook, (New York; London: Garland, 1993)
YC.1993.b.6254
 
Constructing Russian culture in the age of revolution: 1881-1940 / edited by Catriona Kelly and David Shepherd (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998)
YC.1998.b.1715
 
Critical essays on the prose and poetry of modern Slavic women writers / edited by Nina A. Efimov, Christine D. Tomei, Richard L. Chapple (Lewiston, N.Y.; Lampeter: Edwin Mellen Press, 1998)
YC.1998.b.5755
 
Dictionary of Russian women writers / edited by Marina Ledkovsky, Charlotte Rosenthal and Mary Zirin (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1994)
YC.1994.b.5141
 
Engendering Slavic literatures / edited by Pamela Chester and Sibelan Forrester (Bloomington, Ind.: Indiana University Press, 1996)
96/15771
 

Fruits of her plume: essays on contemporary Russian women's culture / edited by Helena Goscilo (Armonk, N.Y.; London: M.E. Sharpe, 1993)

YC.1994.b.2472
 
*Gasiorowska, Xenia. Women in Soviet fiction (Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1968)
X.900/3652
 
Gender and Russian literature: new perspectives / translated and edited by Rosalind Marsh (Cambridge: CUP, 1996)
YC.1996.a.3046
 
Gody beskonechnye, mgnovennye... Stikhi uznits Gulaga/ comp. by Z.Veselaia, edited by S.Vilenskii (Moskva: Vozvrashchenie, 2001)
YA.2003.a.9852
 
Goscilo, Helena. Dehexing sex: Russian womanhood during and after glasnost (Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1996)
96/14690
 
Grenier, Svetlana Slavskaia. Representing the marginal woman in nineteenth-century Russian literature: personalism, feminism and polyphony (Westport; London: Greenwood Press, 2001)
YC.2001.a1689
 
Heldt, Barbara. Terrible perfection: women and Russian literature (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1987)
YH.1988.b.393
 
Holmgren, Beth. Women's works in Stalin's time: on Lidiia Chukovskaia and Nadezhda Mandelstam (Bloomington and Indiana: Indiana University Press, 1993)
94/03831
 
Hubbs, Joanna. Mother Russia: the feminine myth in Russian culture (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1988)
YA.1989.b.5210
 
The image of women in contemporary Soviet fiction: selected short stories from the USSR / edited and translated by Sigrid McLaughlin (Basingstoke: Macmillan, 1989)
YC.1990.a.759
 
Kelly, Catriona. A history of Russian women's writing 1820-1992 (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1994)
YC.1994.b.2474
 
*Knizhnik, Nikolai. pseud. Slovar' russkikh pistatel'nits 1759-1859 (Moskva, 1865)
10795.f.42(3)
 
Kvinnen i russisk litteratur: en artikkelsamling / redigert av Marit Bjerkeng Nielsen og Geir Kjetsaa (Oslo. Universitetsforlaget. [1979] )
X.909/88665
 
Liversage, Toni. Fædre og døtr: russiske kvinder i aktion mod zarismen ([Copenhagen]: Tiderne skifter, [1976])
X.708/41206
 
Lives in transit: a collection of recent Russian women's writing / edited by Helena Goscilo (Ann Arbor: Ardis, 1995)
YA.1995.a.17566
 
Mandelker, Amy. Framing Anna Karenina: Tolstoy, the Woman Question and the Victorian novel (Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1993)
YC.1994.b.4185
 
Maegd-Soep, Carolina de. The emancipation of Russian women in literature and society: a contribution to the knowledge of Russian society in the 1860s (Ghent: Ghent State University, 1978) [Translated from the Dutch 'De progressieve vrouw in de Russische literatuur']
X.529/34849
YA.2000.a.28327 [Russian edition]
 
A plot of her own: the female protagonist in Russian literature / edited by Sona Stephan Hoisington (Evanston, Ill.: Northwestern University Press, 1995)
YC.2001.a.8644
95/24085
 
*Portugalov, M. V. Zhenshchina v russkoi khudozhestvennoi literature XX veka, 1823-1876: vstupitel'naia stat'ia i izbrannye otryvki proizvenii (Sankt-Peterburg, 1914)
08415.k.5
 
Rossiia glazami zhenshchin: literaturnaia antologiia / pod redaktsiei i s predisloviem Mariny Ledkovskoi-Astman (Tenafly, N.J.: Ermitazh, 1989)
YA.1991.a.26957
 
Rosslyn, Wendy. Anna Bunina, 1774-1829, and the origins of women's poetry in Russia (Lampeter; Lewiston: Mellen, 1997)
YC.1998.b.365
 
Rosslyn, Wendy. Feats of agreeable usefulness: translations by Russian women 1763-1825 (Fichtenwalde: F. Göpfert, 2000)
YA.2001.a.16511
 
Russia according to women: literary anthology / compiled and with a preface by Marina Ledkovsky (Tenafly, N. J.: Hermitage, 1991)
YA.1993.a.14878
 
Russia, women, culture / edited by Helena Goscilo and Beth Holmgren (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1996)
96/25572
 
Russkie poetessy XIX veka .... / sostavlenie, vstupitel'naia stat'ia, biograficheskie ocherki i primechaniia N.V. Bannikova (Moskva: Sovetskaia Rossiia, 1979)
X.950/14358
 
Sexuality and the body in Russian culture / edited by Jane T. Costlow, Stephanie Sandler, Judith Vowles (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1993)
YA.1995.a.7526
 
*Shemetova, N. V. Russkaia zhenshchina v narodnom eposie i lirikie (Voronezh, 1903)
011853.f.53
 
Skal'kovskii, Konstantin Apollonovich (Skal'kovsky, Konstantin Apollonovich). Zhenshchiny-pisatel'nitsy XIX stolietiia. Tom 1 (Sanktpeterburg, 1865)
10602.bb.7
 
Sto odna poetessa Serebrianogo veka (sost. i biogr. stat'i M. L. Gasparov, O. B. Kushlina, T. L. Nikol'skaia) (Sankt-Peterburg: DEAN, 2000)
YA.2000.a.38914
 
Wolffheim, Elsbeth. Die Frau in der sowjetischen Literatur 1917-1977 (Stuttgart: Klett, 1979)
X.909/86845
 
Women and Russian culture: projections and self-perceptions / edited by Rosalind Marsh (New York; Oxford: Berghahn, 1998)
YA.2000.a.4457
 
Women writers in Russian literature / edited by Toby W. Clyman and Diana Greene (New Haven; London: Yale University Press, 1994)
YC.1994.b.5251
 
Women writers in Russian modernism: an anthology / translated and edited by Temira Pachmuss (Urbana; London: University of Illinois Press, 1978)
X.985/708

 

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