Жанровая специфика "Легенд" Д.Н. Мамина-Сибиряка
The article is devoted to defining the genre canon of legends in the system of genres of Mamin-Sibiryak.
The articles deals with a volume of Adam Thorpe’s short stories entitled ‘Is This the Way You Said?’, which can provide Russian students with the insights into modern English prose and some processes of everyday life.
The article analyses texts which have the tautological genre indicator 'legend' in their title. The texts are considered as the nucleus of the genre due to the author's explicit intention. the article points out the legend's steady features, typical of all the texts, and varialbe ones, not related to the legnd's formative attributes.
The paper is focused on the study of reaction of italian literature critics on the publication of the Boris Pasternak's novel "Doctor Jivago". The analysys of the book ""Doctor Jivago", Pasternak, 1958, Italy" (published in Russian language in "Reka vremen", 2012, in Moscow) is given. The papers of italian writers, critics and historians of literature, who reacted immediately upon the publication of the novel (A. Moravia, I. Calvino, F.Fortini, C. Cassola, C. Salinari ecc.) are studied and analised.
In the article the patterns of the realization of emotional utterances in dialogic and monologic speech are described. The author pays special attention to the characteristic features of the speech of a speaker feeling psychic tension and to the compositional-pragmatic peculiarities of dialogic and monologic text.