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Fedorov’s Twentieth-Century Followers

George M. Young

in The Russian Cosmists

Published in print July 2012 | ISBN: 9780199892945
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199950577 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199892945.003.0011
Fedorov’s Twentieth-Century Followers

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This chapter discusses the gradual emergence of Cosmism from Fedorovism: the work of Fedorov’s first followers, Nikolai Peterson and Vladimir Kozhevnikov; the second generation of Fedorovists, Alexander Gorsky and Nikolai Setnitsky; the Biocosmists and the New Wine groups; Valerian Muravyov’s theory of control over time; and Vasily Chekrygin’s artistic attempts to embody Fedorov’s resurrection project in a mural.

Keywords: Fedorovism; Biocosmists; New Wine; universal task; control over time; resurrection as art

Chapter.  10803 words. 

Subjects: Religious Studies

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