Short Stories of Vladimir Nabokov
A look at several of the short stories of Vladimir Nabokov, and the writing patterns in them.
This paper is a look at famous author Vladimir Nabokov, the premier emigre author from Russia. This paper looks at several of Nabokov’s short stories and, in accordance with is own personal history, attempts to discover a pattern, if you will, for his writing style. It goes on to suggest possible reasons for this pattern and how the patterns fits his stories. The stories used include: `Signs and Symbols`, `A Russian Beauty`, and `Breaking the News`.