By Ronald E. Peterson
The period of Russian Symbolism (1892-1917) has been known as the Silver Age of Russian tradition, or even the second one Golden Age. Symbolist authors are one of the maximum Russian authors of this century, and their actions helped to foster essentially the most major advances in cultural existence (in poetry, prose, tune, theater, and portray) that has ever been noticeable there. This booklet is designed to function an advent to Symbolism in Russia, as a stream, a creative procedure, and a global view. the first emphasis is at the background of the move itself. awareness is dedicated to what the Symbolists wrote, stated, and concept, and on how they interacted. during this context, the most actors are the authors of poetry, prose, drama, and feedback, yet area can be dedicated to the real connections among literary figures and artists, philosophers, and the intelligentsia often. This large, designated and balanced account of this era will function a customary reference paintings an motivate extra study between students and scholars of literature.