The Russian Revival Of The Dithyramb
A Modernist Use Of Antiquity
de Katherine Lahti
Sobre o livro
Late nineteenth-century Russia witnessed a revival of the dithyramb, a poetic form of verse and dance that ancient Greeks performed to summon Dionysus. The Russian Revival of the Dithyramb offers a fascinating recounting of this resurrection and traces the form's surprising influence on Russian identity and art.