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A certain Finkelmeyer by Feliks Roziner

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Published by W.W. Norton in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Jewish men -- Fiction.,
  • Poets -- Fiction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Translation of: Nekto Finkelʹmaĭer.

Statementby Felix Roziner ; translated by Michael Henry Heim.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPG3485.6.Z55 N4513 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination362 p. ;
Number of Pages362
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1887897M
ISBN 10039302962X
LC Control Number90049195
OCLC/WorldCa22506735

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Aaron-Chaim Mendelevich Finkelmeyer is a Jew and a poet who works for the Ministries of Fisheries in Siberia. Because of his heritage, the only way he can get his work published is to "discover" the oral literature of an obscure minority population, the Tongors, which he . Soviet emigre Roziner's compelling novel presents a complex view of Russian society, culture and politics under Stalin. Poet Aaron-Chaim Mendelevich Finkelmeyer, who works for the Ministry of. A hopelessly self-effacing Russian Jew writes glorious poems under the Khrushchev regime but imprudently neglects the official steps to make a name for himself as a poet--an obvious parable for the career of its prolific author, who wrote this novel in Moscow during the early 70's and is finally about to see it published there. Aaron-Chaim Mendelevich Finkelmeyer is a Jew and a poet who works for the Ministries of Fisheries in Siberia. Because of his heritage, the only way he can get his work published is to "discover" the oral literature of an obscure minority population, the Tongors, which he publishes under the guise of a translation.

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