epic timeCategory: time


inversion of present or near future events as if they were completed and closed past events; always relates to scripting an anticipated victory

Place Based Concepts Having this Component

  • PBC0042: confidence in victoryliminal space -- front -- Volga region -- Bolshevik -- confidence -- epic time

  • PBC0054liminal space -- front -- foreign place -- Bolshevik -- confidence -- epic time

  • PBC0089: confidence in changeplace -- not home -- empire -- Bolshevik -- satire of peace process -- epic time
  • Works Using This PBC

    Multivalent Markers


  • PBC0090: reverence for Rus’place -- not home -- country -- tsarist nationalist -- reverence for ancient heroes -- epic time

  • PBC0190: pride in heroismplace -- home -- Volga region -- Bolshevik -- pride in heroism -- epic time
  • Works Using This PBC

    Multivalent Markers


  • PBC0294: pride in nationplace -- whole world -- empire -- tsarist nationalist -- arrogance -- epic time

  • PBC0286place -- home -- Volga region -- Bolshevik -- belligerence -- epic time

  • “  I crumple the map in my hands…  ”

    –  Bogorodskii