Pitannâ lìteraturoznavstva

“Pytannia literaturoznavstva” (“Problems of Literary Criticism”) is the oldest Ukrainian periodical scientific Journal on problems of poetics and history of world literature.

Published since 1966.

In 1966–1991 it was published under the title “Voprosy russkoi literatury” (“Problems of Russian Literature”) (ISSN 0321-1215).

Since 1993, under the decision of the editorial board (editor-in-chief A. R. Volkov), the title of the periodical is changed to “Pytannia literaturoznavstva” (“Problems of Literary Criticism”).

In 2012 the Journal was re-registered in the Centre International de l'ISSN (Key title: Pitannâ lìteraturoznavstva; Abbreviated key title: Pitannâ lìteraturozn.).

The Issue was assigned ISSN 2306-2908.

Published in association with T. H. Shevchenko Institute of Literature of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine.

Publication Frequency: Twice per year

Articles are published in Ukrainian, Russian, English, German, Polish and French.

No 99 (2019)

Table of Contents

Historical Poetics and History of Poetological Discourses

Against Modernity: the concepts of Emil Staiger, Michail Lifshitz and Hans Sedlmayr. Part 1 PDF (Русский)
Angel Angelov 7-35
Influence of Generational Factor in “Group 47” Activity PDF (Українська)
Sofiya Varetska 36-49
Imagining Scotland: Scottish Literature at the End of the XX – the Beginning of the XXI Century from Nationalism to Cosmopolitism PDF (Українська)
Viktoriia Ivanenko 50-77


Non-Classical Forms in George Bacovia’s Poetry: Homomorphic Structures PDF (Українська)
Kristiniia Paladian 78-90

Genre Study

The Role of the Writers' Generations in the Generational Novel (“Pawel's Letters” by M. Maron and “Heavenly Bodies” by T. Dückers) PDF (Українська)
Olya Hrecheshnyuk 91-110
Bayard’s Fables: A Fictional Theory or / and / is a Theoretical Fiction PDF (Українська)
Galyna Dranenko 111-134


Narrative Unreliability as a Literary Device and Reception Shift PDF
Aliona Matiychak 135-150


The God Game vs Human Game: Post / humanism from Philip Dick to Denis Villeneuve PDF (Українська)
Nataliya Krynytska 151-165

Reception Studies

The Novel by S. Lenz “Der Überläufer”: Success After Failure or the Paradox of Receptive Transgression PDF (Українська)
Tetiana Basniak 166-179

Interdisciplinary Discourse

Education System as a Social Provocation in the Novel “Behind The Glass” by Robert Merle PDF (Українська)
Kateryna Kalynych 180-193
Clothes as an Identity Sign of Personality in the novels by W. Genazino PDF (Українська)
Liliya Nester 194-213