The works of Turgenev - creation of the Artist

creativity of the artist is characterized by unity, which is full of a rich inner meaning is reflected in the individual elements of the whole.The basis of this unity are visible trends that distinguish the works of Turgenev - the author's emotional universalism and elegizm artistic thought.


writer's path to ISTurgenev from the beginning it was the writer's path to want to understand and perceive the world in all its diversity.In his early poem-drama "The Wall", he tried to reflect all aspects of human existence.That's the "inclusiveness" and characterizes the works of Turgenev.Place in society, as a person and personality, his being in all its manifestations - this is the key universal writer.It was she who determined his ideological and philosophical content of all creativity and all the delights of the genre.At the beginning of the creative way he tried to "empirically" find their genre angle of view, "collect" his own artistic world, writing "I".The works of Turgenev shows how wide a range

of genre creator - he is a playwright, poet and novelist - as embodied in the life of Ivan Sergeyevich search of his ideal art form, which would correspond to set them as a universal problem.

From poetry to prose

Turgenevskoe desire for universalization runs through all his early works, which mainly consists of lyrical works.However, neither dramatic, nor lyric or epic genre are not satisfied with the writer, so he decided to realize himself as an artist in a more suitable for his personality genres - novels and stories.Nevertheless, the experience of the playwright, poet and author of essays and stories became the basis of subsequent stylistic prose works of the writer.When studying the genre system of creativity Turgenev, pay special attention to the specifics of the genre of the novel and the story, we can see that they are in close dialectical relationship.The works of Turgenev, the list of which is given below, indicate that the prose was considered a writer as a genre of literature that has great potential to represent "the element of social life", the process of development and formation of the human personality, in a word, the prose of the author opens up prospects for the amazing content of volume.

Dialogue with novel

analysis works of Turgenev, all relating to the period of 1840, shows its expressive desire to lead a "dialogue" with the genre of the novel, whose image is always present in his creative mind.Even in poetic novels ('Andrew', "Paracha") has seen the concept of original novels of Turgenev, who later would be dialectically linked to the novel.The works of Turgenev (a list of which looks quite impressive) - "The Inn", "Mumu", "correspondence", "Bretter", "calm", "Two friends", "Diary of a Superfluous Man" - formed in the artistic consciousness of the creator as a dialogue withnovel.

Tale "live" novel, and the novel - the story

Since the 1850s, at the level of the dialogue of ideas of the novel and the story, ideas of artistic works and their subsequent realization finally Turgenev was able to adequately express their initial installation on "inclusiveness"comprehension of the human being, of life.The works of Turgenev, "Asya" "," eve "," Fathers and Sons ", a collection of" Notes of a Hunter "," Rudin "including proof that the author is most fully able to realize in the genres of novels and stories that are developing separately, each within theirgenre paradigm, remaining in close dialogue.The story of Turgenev's "live" novel and his novel - the story, reflecting the dialectic of artistic thought of the writer, they represent all major Turgenev motifs and themes, they differ in substantial amounts.


Elegiac Elegiac mood and mirootnoshenie joined together all the genres in the works of Turgenev, they are present in the novels, early lyrics, novels, poetry and short stories, even in comedies.The works of Turgenev clearly demonstrate that the palette of his work is very wide - the elegiac in the artistic world of the author exists in stories with tragic, dramatic novels, satirical poems in his novels.This helps the artist to express the words beauty and worth of the human person.It seems that the pressures elegiac style of creativity Turgenev in general reader does not perceive as "tragic face" of the author.This is due to the fact that the beginning of the elegiac, despite the tragedy of human existence and its continuity with the life of nature points to a path that will lead to harmony in the relationship between man, nature, people, and history of the universe.