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Who was often called the "Father of Russian literature"?
Which of these is a collection of writing from the tenth century that contained several genres of literature?
The Primary Chronicle
This event brought a decline in Russian literature in the 1900s.
The Communist Revolution
Which language became the vernacular language of Russia when many of the local inhabitants converted to Christianity in the tenth century?
Old Church Slavonic
Which author was forced to decline the Nobel Prize for Literature?
Who solidified the influence of western culture in Russia?
Peter the Great
Who established the first tsarship in Russia?
Ivan the Terrible
Which of these works was one of the first non-secular tales written in the late 1200s?
The Lay of Igor's Campaign
From which language did Muscovite literature evolve?
Who contributed to the syllabic form of poetry for Russian literature in the 1600s?
What lengthy epistle to a local prince is actually believed to be a parody and satirical commentary?
Praying of Daniel the Immured
Who was a writer of realistic fiction in the latter 1800s?
Leo N. Tolstoy
What type of works composed much of the literature of medieval Russia?
The 1820s were the beginning of which age?
The Golden Age of Poetry
In the 1700s, who founded three types of literary style?
Which of these was established in 1922?
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics
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