Further Reading

(Short Story Criticism)


Bojanowska, Edyta J. “E Pluribus Unum: Isaac Babel's Red Cavalry as a Story Cycle.” Russian Review 59 (July 2000): 371-89.

Identifies the unifying thematic and stylistic elements of the stories in Red Cavalry.

Borenstein, Eliot. “Isaak Babel: Dead Fathers and Sons.” In Men without Women: Masculinity and Revolution in Russian Fiction, 1917-1929, pp. 73-124. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2000.

Considers masculinity as a key theme of Red Cavalry.

Danow, David K. “A Poetics of Inversion: The Non-Dialogic Aspect in Isaac Babel's Red Cavalry.”...

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