Information about the authors:
Tamara V. Kudryavtseva, DSc in Philology, Leading Research Fellow, Department of European and American Modern Literatures, A.M. Gorky Institute of World Literature of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Povarskaya 25 a, 121069 Moscow, Russia.
ORCID ID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8279-8639
Alexandr A. Gugnin, DSc in Philology, Professor of World Literature and Foreign Languages Department, Faculty of Humanities of Polotsk State University, Petra Blochina 29, 211446 Novopolotsk, Belarus.
ORCID ID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7579-1287
The article studies the distinctive features of German-Russian literary contacts, as well as the mechanisms of formation and transformation of the image of “foreign”, and analyzes the reception of foreign culture in Russian and German literary process since 1945 up to the present day.