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Georgian Literary Modernism: Poems By Titsian Tabidze, Paolo Iashvili And Galaktion Tabidze, Rebecca Gould Jan 2009

Georgian Literary Modernism: Poems By Titsian Tabidze, Paolo Iashvili And Galaktion Tabidze, Rebecca Gould

Rebecca Gould

This feature section, originally published in the literary journal Metamorphoses, introduces the poets Titsian Tabidze, Galaktion Tabidze, and Paolo Iashvili to an English readership. These three major exponents of the Georgian Literary Modernism were all either executed (Titsian) or committed suicide (Paolo and Galaktion) as a result of Stalin's and Beria's repressive policies. Collectively, these texts movingly testify to the intimate relation between politics and poetics in Georgian literature, as in other literatures of the former Soviet Union. An introduction called "The Twlight of Georgian Literary Modernism" is followed by the original Georgian texts and English translations of ...


How Newness Enters The World: The Methodology Of Sheldon Pollock, Rebecca Gould Jan 2008

How Newness Enters The World: The Methodology Of Sheldon Pollock, Rebecca Gould

Rebecca Gould

No abstract provided.


Transgressive Sanctity: The Abrek In Chechen Culture, Rebecca Gould Jan 2007

Transgressive Sanctity: The Abrek In Chechen Culture, Rebecca Gould

Rebecca Gould

The ancient tradition of the abrek (bandit) was developed into a political institution during the second half of the nineteenth and early twentieth century by Chechen and other Muslim peoples of the Caucasus as a strategy for dealing with the overwhelming military force of Russia's imperial army. During the Soviet period, the abrek became a locus for oppositional politics and arguably influenced the representations of violence and anti-colonial resistance during the recent Chechen Wars. This article is one of the first works of English-language scholarship to historicize this institution. It also marks the beginning of a book project entitled ...


Language Dreamers: Race And The Politics Of Etymology In The Caucasus, Rebecca Gould Dec 2006

Language Dreamers: Race And The Politics Of Etymology In The Caucasus, Rebecca Gould

Rebecca Gould

No abstract provided.


Vengeance And The Crusades, Susanna A. Throop Jun 2006

Vengeance And The Crusades, Susanna A. Throop

History Faculty Publications

This article demonstrates that the popularity of the idea of crusading as vengeance was not limited to the laity, and, instead of fading away after 1099, the ideology grew more widespread as the twelfth century progressed. The primary aim here is to present the evidence alongside preliminary analysis, reserving further, more detailed interpretation for future publications.


The Abrek In Chechen Folklore, Rebecca Gould Jan 2006

The Abrek In Chechen Folklore, Rebecca Gould

Rebecca Gould

No abstract provided.


Ignaty Krachkovsky’S Encounters With Arabic Literary Modernity Through Amīn Al-Riḥānī, Rebecca Gould Jan 2006

Ignaty Krachkovsky’S Encounters With Arabic Literary Modernity Through Amīn Al-Riḥānī, Rebecca Gould

Rebecca Gould

No abstract provided.


'The Montage Of Tbilisi Culture' By Zaza Shatirishvili, Film International, Rebecca Gould Jan 2006

'The Montage Of Tbilisi Culture' By Zaza Shatirishvili, Film International, Rebecca Gould

Rebecca Gould

Georgian cultural critic Zaza Shatirishvili discusses Tbilisi's cinematographic culture, concentrating particularly on the works of Otar Ioseliani, Sergei Paradjanov, and Robert Strurua.


Chechens Through The Russian Prism, Rebecca Gould Jan 2005

Chechens Through The Russian Prism, Rebecca Gould

Rebecca Gould

No abstract provided.


Behind The Wall Of The Caucasus, Rebecca Gould Jan 2005

Behind The Wall Of The Caucasus, Rebecca Gould

Rebecca Gould

No abstract provided.


Najm Al-Din Al-Hutsi, Ashwāq Dāghistān (Full Book), Najm Al-Dīn Al-Hutsi Jan 1995

Najm Al-Din Al-Hutsi, Ashwāq Dāghistān (Full Book), Najm Al-Dīn Al-Hutsi

Rebecca Gould

Dāghistānī, Najm al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Dunūghūnah, 1858-1925 داغستاني، نجم الدين محمد بن دنوغونة، 1858-1925? Title: Ashwāq Dāghistān ilá al-Ḥaram al-Sharīf : maʻa dirāsah tārīkhiyah lil-kifāḥ al-Islāmī fī Dāghistān wa-al-Shīshān / taʼlīf Najm al-Dīn ibn Muḥammad ibn Dunūghūnah al-Dāghistānī ; sharḥ wa-taḥqīq Muḥammad al-Ḥabash. أشواق داغستان إلى الحرم الشريف : مع دراسة تاريخية للكفاح الإسلامي في داغستان والشيشان / تأليف نجم الدين بن محمد بن دنوغونة الداغستاني ؛ شرح وتحقيق محمد الحبش. Edition: al-Ṭabʻah 2. الطبعة 2. Published/Created: Dimashq : Dār al-Nūr, 1995. دمشق : دار النور، 1995.


Aphorismen Von Jacob Bernays C. 1844-1888 (Posthumously Published 1988), Jacob Bernays Jan 1988

Aphorismen Von Jacob Bernays C. 1844-1888 (Posthumously Published 1988), Jacob Bernays

Rebecca Gould

No abstract provided.


Michel Foucault, “Nietzsche, La Généalogie, L’Histoire,” Hommage À Jean Hyppolite, Ed. S. Bachelard, Et Al (Paris: Presses Universitaires De France), Michel Foucault Dec 1970

Michel Foucault, “Nietzsche, La Généalogie, L’Histoire,” Hommage À Jean Hyppolite, Ed. S. Bachelard, Et Al (Paris: Presses Universitaires De France), Michel Foucault

Rebecca Gould

No abstract provided.


Akhlakov, A. A. Geroiko-Istoricheskie Pesni Avartsev (Heroic-Historical Songs Of The Avars) (Makhachkala: An Sssr, Iiilgt, 1968). Full Book., A.A. Akhlakov Dec 1967

Akhlakov, A. A. Geroiko-Istoricheskie Pesni Avartsev (Heroic-Historical Songs Of The Avars) (Makhachkala: An Sssr, Iiilgt, 1968). Full Book., A.A. Akhlakov

Rebecca Gould

No abstract provided.


David Marshall Lang, "Landmarks In Georgian Literature" (Inaugural Lecture, London, School Of Oriental And African Studies), David Lang Jan 1966

David Marshall Lang, "Landmarks In Georgian Literature" (Inaugural Lecture, London, School Of Oriental And African Studies), David Lang

Rebecca Gould

No abstract provided.


Abdulghani Mirzoev, Facts Of The History Of Literary Contacts Between Mawarannahr And India In The Second Half Of The 16th And At The Beginning Of The 17th Centuries, Abdulghani Mirzoev Jan 1963

Abdulghani Mirzoev, Facts Of The History Of Literary Contacts Between Mawarannahr And India In The Second Half Of The 16th And At The Beginning Of The 17th Centuries, Abdulghani Mirzoev

Rebecca Gould

No abstract provided.


M. Saidov, The Daghestan Arabic Literature Of The Eighteenth And Nineteenth Centuries, Rebecca Gould Jan 1960

M. Saidov, The Daghestan Arabic Literature Of The Eighteenth And Nineteenth Centuries, Rebecca Gould

Rebecca Gould

No abstract provided.


Erich Auerbach, "Philologie Der Weltliteratur", Erich Auerbach Dec 1951

Erich Auerbach, "Philologie Der Weltliteratur", Erich Auerbach

Rebecca Gould

"Philologie der Weltliteratur," in Weltliteratur: Festgabe für Fritz Strich zum 70. Geburtstag, ed. Walter Muschg and E. Staiger (Bern: Francke, 1952), 39-50. Translated into English as "Philology and Weltliteratur" Trans. Edward and Marie Said, Centennial Review, 1969).


Cyril Toumanoff, Medieval Georgian Historiographic Literature (Viith To Xvth Centuries), Cyril Toumanoff Dec 1942

Cyril Toumanoff, Medieval Georgian Historiographic Literature (Viith To Xvth Centuries), Cyril Toumanoff

Rebecca Gould

No abstract provided.


Z. Avalishvili, T'Eimuraz And His Poem: The Martyrdom Of Queen K'Et'evan, Z Avalishvili Jan 1937

Z. Avalishvili, T'Eimuraz And His Poem: The Martyrdom Of Queen K'Et'evan, Z Avalishvili

Rebecca Gould

No abstract provided.


Ignaty Krachkovsky, "Daghestan Et Yemen", Ignaty Krachkovsky Jan 1937

Ignaty Krachkovsky, "Daghestan Et Yemen", Ignaty Krachkovsky

Rebecca Gould

“Daghestan et Yemen,” Mélanges E.F. Gautier (Algiers, 1937), 288-296.


I. U. Marr, "Khakani, Nezami, Rustaveli" (Full Book), Marr Jan 1935

I. U. Marr, "Khakani, Nezami, Rustaveli" (Full Book), Marr

Rebecca Gould

Khakani, Nezami, Rustaveli Author: I︠U︡riĭ Nikolaevich Marr; Nauchno-issledovatelʹskiĭ institut kavkazovedenii︠a︡ imeni akad. N. I︠A︡. Marra. Publisher: Moskva : Izd-vo Akademii nauk SSSR, 1935-


Robert P. Blake, Georgian Secular Literature: Epic, Romance, And Lyric (1100-1800), Robert Blake Dec 1932

Robert P. Blake, Georgian Secular Literature: Epic, Romance, And Lyric (1100-1800), Robert Blake

Rebecca Gould

No abstract provided.


MalʹSagov, Bibliograficheskiĭ Spravochnik Po Ingushskoĭ Khudozhestvennoĭ Literature. Full Book., O A. MalʹSagov Dec 1932

MalʹSagov, Bibliograficheskiĭ Spravochnik Po Ingushskoĭ Khudozhestvennoĭ Literature. Full Book., O A. MalʹSagov

Rebecca Gould

O. A. Malʹsagov. Bibliograficheskiĭ spravochnik po ingushskoĭ khudozhestvennoĭ literature. [Ordzhonikidze] Serdalo, 1933.


Plaetschke, Die Tschetschenen (1929). Full Book., Bruno Plaetschke Jan 1929

Plaetschke, Die Tschetschenen (1929). Full Book., Bruno Plaetschke

Rebecca Gould

Bruno Plaetschke. Die Tschetschenen : Forschungen zur Völkerkunde des nordöstlichen Kaukasus auf Grund von Reisen in den Jahren 1918-20 und 1927/28 Hamburg : Friederichsen, de Gruyter & Co., 1929. Veröffentlichungen des Geographischen Instituts der Universität Königsberg Pr., Heft 11.


L.P. Semenov, Kavkaz I Lev Tolstoi (Full Book), L.P. Semenov, Ed. Jan 1928

L.P. Semenov, Kavkaz I Lev Tolstoi (Full Book), L.P. Semenov, Ed.

Rebecca Gould

Kavkaz i Lev Tolstoi, ed. L. P. Semenov (Vladikavkaz: Serdalo, 1928). Print run: 500 copies. Scan is from Bayerisches Staatsbibliothek.


L.P. Semenov, Chakh Akhriev (Ingush Ethnographer), L P. Semenov Jan 1928

L.P. Semenov, Chakh Akhriev (Ingush Ethnographer), L P. Semenov

Rebecca Gould

No abstract provided.


Manai Alibekov, Adaty Kumykov (Complete Book), Manai Alibekov Dec 1926

Manai Alibekov, Adaty Kumykov (Complete Book), Manai Alibekov

Rebecca Gould

No abstract provided.


Predanie O Hadji Murate, Gamzat Iasulov Dec 1926

Predanie O Hadji Murate, Gamzat Iasulov

Rebecca Gould

Iasulov, Gamzat. “Predanie o Khadzhi Murate,” Trans. Koisubulinets Katsarilov Dagestanskii sbornik = Recueil du Daghestan, eds. A.A. Takho-Godi, B. G. Mallachikhanov, and D. M. Pavlov (Makhachkala, 1927): 7-49.


M. M. Kovalevskii, Dagestanskaia 'Narodnaia Pravda' (Lex Barbarorum), M. M. Kovalevskii Jan 1890

M. M. Kovalevskii, Dagestanskaia 'Narodnaia Pravda' (Lex Barbarorum), M. M. Kovalevskii

Rebecca Gould

No abstract provided.