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By Arthur A. Cohen 278 pages. In A Hero in His rime, Arthur A. Cohen gives us two poets, Kolo Kolov and Yuri, one a culture hero of the establishment and the other that nowfamiliar antihero of pure poetry. It is obvious which one we are supposed to identify with, but I find myself perversely preferring the sellout.

A Hero in His Time book. by. Arthur Allen Cohen. How can it be, then, that the Soviet government has chosen him to attend a conference in the fabled land of bourgeois temptation itself, New York City?

A Hero in His Time represents for him a great imaginative leap, for we are shown the interior mental landscape of a middle-aged Russian-Jewish mir poet and.

A Hero in His Time represents for him a great imaginative leap, for we are shown the interior mental landscape of a middle-aged Russian-Jewish mir poet and. most astonishing is that we believe, without question, in this poet. Doris Grumbach,Village Voice A tremendous achievement. To have made this tremendous imaginative leap from the heart of American Jewishness to the heart of Russian Jewishness was a daring thing to do, and it has been accomplished with absolute conviction. The Sunday Times (London) A rich.

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Controversial scholar/theologian Cohen, unlike those others who use fiction merely as a podium, has here suborned .

Controversial scholar/theologian Cohen, unlike those others who use fiction merely as a podium, has here suborned his views on Soviet-style bureaucracy, the religions of both Believers and unbelievers, and ""people's"" poetry, to the caustic personality of his protagonist-the Jewish/Russian, most minor poet, Yuri Maximovich. It cannot be altogether accidental that the title echoes Mikhail Lermontov's A Hero of Our Time (1840); for Yuri, in spite of his status as ultimate nonentity, is as much a romantically suicidal loner as Lermontov's Byronic nobleman.

The book A Hero in His Time, Arthur A. Cohen is published by University of Chicago Press. How can it be, then, that the Soviet government has chosen him to attend a conference in the fabled land of bourgeois temptation itself, New York City? And not only that, but to do a "piece of work" for the KGB, to deliver a code message embedded in the text of a certain poem to be read in public along with his own.

A Hero in His Time (Phoen. has been added to your Cart. His A People Apart was nominated for a National Book Award in 1972.

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Arthur A. Cohen’s novel, A Hero in His Time-about a contemporary Russian Jewish poet who is delegated by the Soviet authorities to attend an International Congress in New York-is politically and artistically a more complex work

Arthur A. Cohen’s novel, A Hero in His Time-about a contemporary Russian Jewish poet who is delegated by the Soviet authorities to attend an International Congress in New York-is politically and artistically a more complex work. The book is concerned not merely with the power of the artist to thwart the evil, mendacious state, but with the poet’s ancient obligation, made more difficult but not impossible in modern times, to keep his ear to the ground, even to the underground, where we can hear God singing stories.

A Hero in His Time epub download

ISBN13: 978-0436103018

ISBN: 043610301X

Author: Arthur A. Cohen

Category: Literature and Fiction

Language: English

Publisher: Random House; 1st edition (1976)

Pages: 288 pages

ePUB size: 1887 kb

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