Reinterpretation of the historical memory in contemporary Ukrainian literature

Поліщук, Ярослав Олексійович (2012) Reinterpretation of the historical memory in contemporary Ukrainian literature Наукові записки Національного університету «Острозька академія». Серія «Філологічна» (28). pp. 183-204. ISSN 966-7631-70-2

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It deals in the article about reinterpretations of the historical memory in contemporary Ukrainian literature. The peculiarity of the situation shows that this literature has experienced a strong influence of the totalitarian (Soviet) vision of hishory. Later, she experienced a neveling of the cult of the past under the influence of postmodern trends. It was in Chernobyl syndrome, which embodied apocalyptic irony “being-after-modernity”, by T. Hundorova. Now, at the beginning of the XXI century it is felt different influences, but clearly shows a new interest in national history and cultivation of the national memory. This is evidenced by the newly published novels by Oksana Zabuzhko “Museum of Abandoned Secrets” (Музей покинутих секретів, 2009), Volodymyr Lys “Century Fox James” (Століття Якова, 2010), Lina Kostenko “Notes of Ukrainian Crazy Man” (Записки українського самашедшего, 2011).They became the subject to critical analisis of the author of this article. For typical modern novels intention to rewriting and rereading of history that, occording to the writers, lacking something very significant, or perhaps most significant – the psychological depth and flexibility, the concrete andividual human’s drama

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: post-modernism; novel; collective and andividual memory; hero
Subjects: Статті у журналах > Фахові (входять до переліку фахових, затверджений МОН)
Divisions: Це архівні підрозділи > Кафедра української літератури і компаративістики
Depositing User: доцент Олексій Дмитрович Сінченко
Date Deposited: 29 Aug 2013 12:21
Last Modified: 01 Dec 2015 09:08

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