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Who is Alexander Blok?
Alexander Blok: Alexander Alexandrovich Blok was a Russian lyrical poet.
- also known as Aleksandr Blok
- born on (135 years ago) in Saint Petersburg, child of Alexander L. Blok and Alexandra Beketova
- nationality: Russian Empire, Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic
- profession: Poet
- died on (94 years ago) in Saint Petersburg of heart failure, malnutrition
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by Jean Albert Bédé, William Benbow Edgerton
Kisch, Alexander Blok, Prophet of Revolution (1960); F. D. Reeve, Alexander Blok: Between Image and Idea (1962); R. Kemball, Alexander ...
Encyclopedia of the Essay (2012)
by Tracy Chevalier
Alexander Blok: The Prophet of Revolution, London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1960 Kluge, Rolf-Dieter, Westeuropa und Russland im Weltbild Aleksandr Bloks, ...
Dante Encyclopedia (2010)
by Richard Lansing
,aswellas threelyricsby the Symbolist poet Alexander Blok.The PushkinDante ...
by Pamela Gossin
Alexander Blok, and Stefan George, painter Odilon Re- don, and the playwright Maurice Maeterlinck, whose Pelleas et Melisande was set to music by Sibelius, Debussy.
by Steve Luck
Major figures included the symbolist poet Alexander Blok [The Twelve, 1918) and the post-symbolists such as Vladimir MAYAKOVSKY. After the Russian Revolution (1917), many writers fled overseas to escape censorship. The authors who ...
Fourth Edition by Stephen Cushman, Clare Cavanagh, Jahan Ramazani, Paul Rouzer
Both Alexander Blok ( – ) and Andrei Bely ( – ) conveyed the symbolist belief that the concrete world is only a damaged reflection of the world of eternal essences and that poetry captures the movement of the spirit from ...
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