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OLIVER GOLDSMITH’S BALLAD “EDWIN AND ANGELINA” IN V.A. ZHUKOVSKY’ CREATIVE INTERPRETATION
Zhatkin Dmitry Nikolaevich, Doctor of philological sciences, professor, head of sub-department of interpretation
The article deals with specific features of creative comprehending of the English writer’s, Oliver Goldsmith’s, ballad «Edwin and Angelina» by the outstanding Russian poet V. A. Zhuckovsky, who published his interpretation «The Hermit» in 1812. The analysis includes a wide comprehensive context of O. Goldsmith’s works in Russia in the XVIII the beginning of the XIX century. The authors of the article observe the facts of appealing to the Ballad «Edwin and Angelina» by such Russian translators as N. I. Strahov (1786) and P. Politckovsky (1809), mark the circumstances of biographical and creative character, preceding the creation of «The Hermit» and characterize the significance of Zhyckovsky’s interpretation for the Russian cultural consciousness of 1810–1820s.
O. Goldsmith, Russian-English literary, history and cultural connections, artistic translation, tradition, intercultural communication.
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