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The modern Polish short story.

Olga Scherer-Virski

The modern Polish short story.

by Olga Scherer-Virski

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Published by Mouton in "s-Gravenhage .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories, Polish -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesSlavistic printings and reprintings,, 5
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPG7104 .S35
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 266 p.
    Number of Pages266
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL209509M
    LC Control Numbera 55008712
    OCLC/WorldCa717052

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The modern Polish short story. book now supplements his Beginning Polish with a selection of fifteen unabridged, annotated short stories, each by a different author, to be used in beginning and intermediate college courses in Polish.

All of the stories, which were written within the last twenty-five years, are set in contemporary Poland, and are by authors generally considered to be among the most significant and interesting in post-World War II Poland/5(3).

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's-Gravenhage, Mouton, Fifteen Modern Polish Short Stories: An Annotated Reader and a Glossary (Yale Language Series) by Alexander M. Schenker () Paperback – January 1, out of 5 stars 3 ratings See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions/5(3).

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books based on 42 votes: God's Playground: A History of Poland, Vol. 2: to the Present by Norman Davies, White Eagle, Red Star: The Polish-Sovie. When I have no idea what to read, I find a bunch of free short stories online, save them onto the Pocket app, and read them as if I’ve compiled my own short story a music playlist I create to match a mood, I create short story playlists to break a book slump, or to sample a bunch of different authors’ : Sarah Ullery.

"This collection of modern (post-war) Polish short stories representing fifteen authors, may be used, as the author suggests in the introduction, as a companion volume to his Beginning Polish, and is intended for the use of first- and second-year students of the Polish language."— Slavonic and East European Review.

A collection of short stories that covers the period from World War II to the present. The stories in The Eagle and The Crow reflect how Polish writers have refracted through their work the political and social events that have determined their country's culture, a culture constantly renegotiating its boundaries and its sense of : Paperback.

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The Penguin Book of Italian Short Stories, edited by Jhumpa Lahiri, will be published on 7 March. From spring to summer the young Polish poet Borowski was a. Buy Fifteen Modern Polish Short Stories: An Annotated Reader and a Glossary: An Annotated Reader and Glossary (Yale Language Series) by Schenker, Alexander M.

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20th-century Polish history, the overall tone of the stories is optimistic, testifying to the continuity of life and the resilience of the individual in the face of life's adversities and unpredictabilities.

This collection of glossed short stories is intended for supplementary use in Polish File Size: 1MB. Top 10 contemporary short stories Ahead of ’s National short story prize, Jon McGregor reluctantly chooses ‘swoony’ work from recent years showing some of.

Dominic Head shows that the short story, with its particular stress on literary artifice, was a central site for modernist innovation. Working against a conventional approach and towards a more rigourous and sophisticated theory of the genre, using a framework drawn from Althusser and Bakhtin, he examines the short story's range of formal Cited by: Polish women short story writers‎ (2 P) M Polish male short story writers‎ (10 P) Pages in category "Polish short story writers" The following 12 pages are in this category, out of 12 total.

This list may not reflect recent changes. Kajetan Abgarowicz; Jerzy Andrzejewski; C. The Witcher short stories by the author Andrzej Sapkowski were first published in Polish science fiction and fantasy magazine Fantastyka, beginning in the mids.

The first short story, "Wiedźmin" ("The Witcher") (), was written for a contest held by the magazine and won third : Andrzej Sapkowski. Kasia The Bookworm wrote: "Note that Gunther Grass is not Polish writer but German." I removed The Tin Drum-- I hadn't voted for it myself but suspect whoever did so added it because it's set in Gdańsk/Danzig, Grass's home town (and as Hanae indicates above, "Polish books" could theoretically refer to either the author's nationality -- which in Grass's case is German -- OR the book's location.

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James Hopkin won an Arts Council short story competition with 'Even the Crows Say Krakow'. James Hopkin's top 10 Polish books His wry poems are modern.