The article contains the contrastive analysis of the ways homeland/motherland is presented in Russian and English poetry. Titles of the poems devoted to their native country become material for this analysis.
The article deals with the unknown poem of N.I. Yazvitsky that the author wrote in the period of mental disorder. We suggest some methods to work with such texts.
Proceedings of the International Scientific Conference "Russian poetry from Pushkin to Brodsky. What's next?" 29-30 September 2011