V. I. Antonova, A. N. Golyakov (Saransk, Russia). Original representation of folklore traditions of the Erzyan people in the novel “Stepan Erzya” by K. G. Abramov

Original representation of folklore traditions of the Erzyan people in the novel “Stepan Erzya” by K. G. Abramov

Antonova Vera I.,
Doctor of Philology, Professor, Department of Journalism, Ogarev Mordovia State University (Saransk, Russia), belkich@rambler.ru

Golyakov Andrey N.,
Postgraduate student, Department of Finno-Ugric Literature, Ogarev Mordovia State University (Saransk, Russia), moscow-kremlin777@list.ru

The article considers the display of a “natural” language in a trilogy novel “Stepan Erzya” by K. G. Abramov. Using the exact empirical examples it proves that in his novel the writer creates socio-cultural background of the time, the images of an individual person and people. He prefers the creative techniques, which give the reader a clear idea of the national coloring and folk traditions of the Erzyan people.


Keywords: author; study; Mordovians; people; paremiological creativity; trilogy novel; identity; Erzyan people; ethnic poetics.

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