Ethnographic Realism: to the Problem of the Creative Method (On the Example of Works by Marko Vovchok)
© Elena Yu. Tret’yakova
Dr. Sci. (Journalism), Prof., Department of the Russian and Foreign Languages and Literature, Krasnodar State University of Culture and Arts
Аbstract: Considering the question about the nature and place of art by Mary Vilinska (who wrote under the pseudonym Marko Vovchok) in Russian-Ukrainian literary tradition of the mid-nineteenth century, the author of the article puts forward the idea of belonging of its most important works to the ethnographic realism. The content of the concept of “ethnographic realism” is shown through its link to sustainable pillars of Christian spirituality, closeness to the sentimentalism and distinction from romanticism.
Keywords: Creativity of Marko Vovchok, the Russian-Ukrainian literary tradition of the 19th century, sentimentalism, ethnographic realism.
Article information: Received on July 28, 2015, signed by the print, volume 2/2015 on September 29, 2015, published on September 30, 2015.
Full bibliographic reference to the article: Tretyakova, E. Yu., Etnograficheskiy realizm: k probleme tvorcheskogo metoda (Na primere proizvedeniy Marko Vovchok) (Ethnographic Realism: to the Problem of the Creative Method (On the Example of Works by Marko Vovchok), Naslediye Vekov, 2015, no. 2, pp. 91-98. http://heritage-magazine.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/2015_2_Tretyakova.pdf . Accessed Month DD, YYYY.