Victor Zhivov, Boris Uspenskij
“Tsar And God” And Other Essays in Russian Cultural Semiotics

“Tsar And God” And Other Essays in Russian Cultural Semiotics / Edited by Marcus C. Levitt. — Boston, Academic Studies Press, 2012.

ISBN 978-1-936235-49-0 (cloth)

Featuring a number of pioneering essays by the internationally known Russian cultural historians Boris Uspenskij and Victor Zhivov, this collection includes a number of essays appealing in English for the first time. Focusing on several of the most interesting and problematic aspects of Russia’s cultural development, these essays examine the survival and the reconceptualization of the past in later cultural consciousness. The essays in this collection contain some important examples of Russian cultural semiotics and remain indispensable contributions to the history of Russian civilization.