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 96 (2017)

Table of Contents


Text’s Suppression as the Apparatus of the Marginality Hierarchy (Gérard Wajcman’s Novel “The Forbidden”) PDF (Українська)
Galyna Dranenko 7-24
“Language, You are Sacred”: Reflections on Language in German Poetry of Bukovyna PDF (Deutsch)
Petro Rychlo 25-39
“On That Side…” “Women of His Dreams” PDF (Українська)
Feliks Shteynbuk 40-54


The Passionatrity of Flash Fiction: The Story of Siegfried Lenz “Das serbische Mädchen” PDF (Українська)
Tetiana Basniak 55-70
“The Master of Petersburg” by J. M. Coetzee as a Fictional Biography PDF (Українська)
Olexandr Keba 71-93
Transformation of the Old Testament Female Tradition Characters Within the Lyrics of Rose Ausländer PDF (Українська)
Olha Kravchuk 94-105


The Metaphor of the Jewish People in the English Poetry by Rose Ausländer on the Example of the Poems “The Forbidden Tree” and “The Clinic” PDF (Українська)
Iryna Vikyrchak 106-115
The Supporting “I”: Otherness and Doubles in Contemporary Scottish Literature PDF (Українська)
Viktoriia Ivanenko 116-135
The Image of Neighbouring Country and Selfidentification Issues in “Make Your Own Paradise” by M. Shchygel PDF (Українська)
Olesia Kalyniushko 136-151
Personality Sphere in the Novel “Chervony” by A. Kokotyukha PDF (Українська)
Lyudmila Romas 152-173

Methodology and Gender Studies

The Concept of Post-Non-Classic al Methodological Strategy by Professor Olexander Oguy PDF
Olha Chervinska 174-186
Russian-Soviet Literature of the 1960s and 1970s: Motherhood in Disguise, or A Male Anti-Feminist Rethoric for what it’s Worth PDF
Olga Tabachnikova 187-203

Interdisciplinary Discourse

Discourse of Power and Criticism of Consumerism in D. Mitchell’s “Cloud Atlas” PDF (Українська)
Dmytro Drozdovskyi 204-214
Austrian Regional Literature of the 1930–40’s: Between “Blood and Soil Literature” and “Asphalt Literature” PDF (Українська)
Yulia Isapchuk 215-230
Culturological discourse of A. Averchenko's story “The Death of an African Hunter” PDF (Русский)
Marina Lebedzeva 231-246
The Marginal Character’s Specificity in the Texts of German Writers Representing the 1968 Generation PDF (Українська)
Maryna Orlova 247-261