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Yastremski, Slava

Works: 11 works in 39 publications in 2 languages and 1,405 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction 
Roles: Translator, Author, Editor, Other
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Most widely held works by Slava Yastremski
Strolls with Pushkin by Abram Tert︠s︡( Book )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written while the author was in a Soviet labor camp, these musings deal with Pushkin's real life and poetry, drawing on street anecdotes and caricatures to discuss the sources of his art in eroticism and his lighthearted acceptance of all kinds of people and behavior. This edition also includes "A journey to the river black," Sinyavsky's other lengthy essay on Pushkin
After Russia = Posle Rossii by Marina T︠S︡vetaeva( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and Russian and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems and elegies by Olʹga Sedakova( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intensely philosophical and religious poet, Olga Sedakova writes of nature, music, and the inner, spiritual life. As one of the preservers of traditional Russian culture, she stands in stark contrast to the rampant commercialization in contemporary Russian life, instead tracing her poetic roots back to the early avant-garde movements of pre-revolutionary Russia. For that stance, she endured years of censorship and silencing during the Soviet regime her poems distributed by hand in mimeographed copies or by word of mouth. This volume introduces to an English-speaking audience an extensive selection of poems by one of Russia's most distinguished lyric poets writing today
Freedom to believe : philosophical and cultural essays by Olʹga Sedakova( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Olga Sedakova writes essays that delve fearlessly into the cultural history of humanking. She addresses matters of the spirit as well as the moral challenges facing post-Soviet Russians, indeed all of us. Her style crackles with will her insights are profound, and her erudition astonishes us. Those who know her poetry will find grat pleasure in this prose, which should also bring a wider audience her way." Stephani Sandler, Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures Harvard University
A land the size of binoculars by Igorʹ Klekh( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Postmodernistisk prosa
The battle of the sexes Russian style : selected plays by Nadezhda Ptushkina( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marina Tsvetaeva : the essential poetry by Marina T︠S︡vetaeva( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marina Tsvetaeva: The Essential Poetry includes translations by Michael M. Naydan and Slava I. Yastremski of lyric poetry from all of great Modernist Russian poet Marina Tsvetaeva's published collections and from all periods of her life. It also includes a translation of two of Tsvetaeva's masterpieces in the genre of the long poem, "Poem of the End" and "Poem of the Mountain." The collection strives to present the best of Tsvetaeva's poetry in a small single volume and to give a representative overview of Tsvetaeva's high art and development of different poetic styles over the course of her creative lifetime. Also included in the volume are a guest introduction by eminent American poet Tess Gallagher, a translator's introduction and extensive endnotes
Myth in Russian drama of the twentieth century : Annenskij, Ivanov, Blok, Xlebnikov, Majakovskij, Leonov, Visnevskij and Arbuzov by Slava Yastremski( )

7 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures in the Slavic kitchen : a book of essays with recipes by Igorʹ Klekh( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Book of Essays with Recipes is a cultural study of the role food plays in the formation and expression of a nation's character
Modern russia by Slava Yastremski( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surplussed barrelware by Vasiliĭ Aksenov( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Strolls with Pushkin
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Slava Yastremski Russian-English translator

Yastremski, Slava

Poems and elegiesFreedom to believe : philosophical and cultural essaysA land the size of binoculars