“The Ancient Bulgarian song about Orpheus” and its translation into Russian by Rayko Zhinzifov (on the reciprocity in Slavic literature) Cover Image

„Древняя болгарская песня об Орфее“ в русском переводе Райко Жинзифова (к вопросу о литературной взаимности славянства)
“The Ancient Bulgarian song about Orpheus” and its translation into Russian by Rayko Zhinzifov (on the reciprocity in Slavic literature)

Author(s): Olga Ivanovna Timanova
Subject(s): Language and Literature Studies, Studies of Literature, Bulgarian Literature
Published by: Шуменски университет „Епископ Константин Преславски“
Keywords: Orpheus; S. Verkovich; R. Zhinzifov; V. Dashkov; folklore mythology; stylized literary fairy tale

Summary/Abstract: The article discusses the circumstances of the first European publication of the Ancient Bulgarian song about Orpheus from the collection of S. Verkovich (Moscow: V. A. Dashkov, 1867. Translation into Russian language by R. Jinzifov ) from the point of view of the problem of literary reciprocity in Slavic literature. The generic features of the work are analyzed, which offers support for the idea of a common cultural mythological heritage of the Slavic peoples, in particular Bulgarian and Russian.

  • Issue Year: 2018
  • Issue No: 3
  • Page Range: 100-114
  • Page Count: 15
  • Language: Russian