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Larisa V. Pavlova

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Larisa V. Pavlova — DSc in Philology, Professor, Smolensk State University, Przhevalsky Str., 4/2, 214000 Smolensk Russia. E-mail: pavlar@inbox.ru


Philological sciences




Vol. 48


Pp. 151–160


October 13, 2017

Date of publication

June 15, 2018

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The article displays results of the figurative and thematic analysis of E. N. Kletnova’s art works, belonging to different literary genres and united by a common theme — Christianity. The observations and conclusions made in the course of the analysis provide more insights into the idea of peculiarities of the development of the Christian theme in the literature of the turn of the 20th century. The literary heritage of the famous archeologist, ethnographer, teacher, ethnographer is just about to be introduced into scientific discourse. Presented material of research is of an absolute novelty — works that were not collected in the uniform case before and never served as objects of purposeful consideration (sketches of “Lamp of the Mountain Gorge”, “Church singing and Russian sacred music”, “Belt of the Blessed Virgin”, play “Glorious Smolevets”, a historical note “From the Viazma legends of the 12th year”, a poem “The Legend of St. Nicholas”, etc.).


E. N. Kletnova, journalism, literary and artistic creativity, Christianity, theme, image, plot, legend, essay, play, paradigm.


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