Author: Adam Lieberman

A Conflict of Traditions: Caucasian Cultural Barriers in 19th Century Russian Literature

Much as the romantic ideology attached to the “Wild West” captivated the imagination of the United States in the second half of the 19th century, the primal beauty, proud warriors, and wild culture of the Caucasus regions fascinated Russian writers and heavily influenced Russian literature for centuries. However, this fascination was accompanied by years of […]