Latvian Literature Under the Soviets: 1940-1975

By: Ekmanis, Rolfs

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533pp. A very good, clean, bright, tight copy. (Dr. Ekmanis deals in turn with the first year of Soviet rule (1940-1941), Latvian Communist writers in the Soviet Union, 1941-1945, Literary Decline During the Period of Zhdanovism, Latvian Literature During the First Thaw, 1953-1957, the Aftermath of the Thaw, 1957-1960, and, finally, the Battle for Cultural Autonomy. There are eighty-six pages of notes, and a massive "selected bibliography" of seventy-five pages." (Lituanus) "The existence of cultural nationalism and a desire on the part of young Latvian writers to revaluate those parts of the Latvian literary heritage that have been denigrated by the Soviets has been documented by Rolfs Ekmanis" ( F.T. Harned)

Title: Latvian Literature Under the Soviets: 1940-1975

Author Name: Ekmanis, Rolfs

Categories: Valoda (Language), General (English Language et.al.),

Publisher: Belmont, Nordland Publishing Co.: 1978

Book Condition: Very Good +

Jacket Condition: Very Good +

Seller ID: 003646

Keywords: Latvian Literature Soviet Occupation