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2014 | 18 | 2 | 273 – 306
Article title

VERŠOVANÉ SVEDECTVO PAVLA VAJAJA O POVODNI NA VÁHU V ROKU 1813

Title variants
EN
Verse testimony of Pavel Vajaj about the flood on the River Váh in 1813
Languages of publication
SK
Abstracts
EN
The study analyzes Pavel Vajaj´s literary memory which is called “Kratké a oprawdové Wyobraženj té Powodně která se do Hornjch Zelenic w Slawné Nitranskí Stolicy gsaucých Roku wnjtr psaného wewalila” which is kept in the collections of the Homeland Museum Hlohovec. The poem is not only a document of the contemporary literary culture, but it is also a valuable source of information about the historical flood on the river Váh in 1813. By analysing this poem, we can interprete flood events, their course, damage, loss of property, but also the techniques of rescue works and restoration of the buildings damaged by water. To maintain the communicative pluralism of the poem we must bear in mind its literary, aesthetic and philosophical interpretation. This poem represents within the context with other documents a valuable piece, although unknown, and contributes to the knowledge of the greatest flood on the river Váh.
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Year
Volume
18
Issue
2
Pages
273 – 306
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Contributors
  • Katedra slovenského jazyka a literatúry, Filozofická fakulta, Univerzita sv. Cyrila a Metoda v Trnave, Námestie J. Herdu 2, 917 01 Trnava, Slovak Republic, mkamencik@gmail.com
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Publication order reference
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