The report was made at the 6th Tolkien Seminar in Saint Petersburg on 30 January 2010. I am analysing the existing approaches to the fiction of J. R. R. Tolkien and trying to form a new synthetic approach that could resolve various issues of Tolkien studies using methods of different academic disciplines on the basis of a common methodology. The text of the report (PDF, in Russian).
T. V. Alent’eva, Rol’ obshchestvennogo mneniia v kanun Grazhdanskoi voiny v SShA (1850–61) (Kursk: Izdatel’stvo Kurskogo gosudarstvennogo universiteta, 2008). Published in Sotsial’nye i gumanitarnye nauki. Otechestvennaia i zarubezhnaia literatura. Seriia 5, Istoriia, no. 1 (Moscow, 2010), 139–42 (in Russian). Continue reading ‘ABSTRACT: T. V. Alent’eva, The Role of Public Opinion on the Eve of the Civil War in the USA (1850–61) (in Russian)’ »