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Trochaic Hexameter in Russian Poetry of 1840s and 1850s: Rhythmic and Syntactic Properties and Semantic Halo
Comparative Studies: Russian Literature in Cross-cultural Perspective
The trochaic hexameter with caesurae is a rare meter in Russian poetry which becomes relatively popular in 1840s. It is connected with the trochaic trimeter metrically; our goal is to find whether there are any other connections between them, either formal (for example, in syntax) or thematic.