Chapter 1. Russian Formalism

  1. Thomas A. Schmitz

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692295.ch1

Modern Literary Theory and Ancient Texts: An Introduction

Modern Literary Theory and Ancient Texts: An Introduction

How to Cite

Schmitz, T. A. (2007) Russian Formalism, in Modern Literary Theory and Ancient Texts: An Introduction, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692295.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 14 SEP 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405153751

Online ISBN: 9780470692295

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Keywords:

  • russian formalism;
  • intellectual activity;
  • revolutionary ideas;
  • formalism;
  • Communist Party

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Question of Literariness

  • Roman Jakobson 's Model of Linguistic Communication

  • Poetic Language as Defamiliarization

  • Further Reading