A Reader's Guide to Nabokov's 'Lolita' (Studies in Russian by Julian Connolly

By Julian Connolly

probably the most interesting and debatable novels of the 20 th century, Vladimir Nabokov’s Lolita is popular for its cutting edge sort and infamous for its subject material and impact on pop culture. The e-book publications readers throughout the intricacies of Nabokov’s paintings and is helping them in attaining a greater figuring out of his wealthy creative layout. The e-book opens with a close chronology of Nabokov’s existence and literary profession. Chapters contain an research of the radical, a dialogue of its precursors in Nabokov’s paintings and in global literature, an essay at the personality of Dolly Haze (Humbert’s “Lolita”), and a observation at the severe and cultural afterlife of the radical. the amount concludes with an annotated bibliography of chosen serious studying. The consultant should still end up illuminating either for first-time readers of Lolita and for knowledgeable re-readers of Nabokov’s text.

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