Table of Contents

From Onegin to Bazarov: the canon of epoch-making heroes.
Sanin: a hero of our time?.
Counterliterature: the search for poetic justice.
The pornographic Roman á thése: publication, censorship, ban.
Sanin and its readers: a bible for an entire generation?.
Hardcore saninism: the case of the free love leagues.
Muscles for money: Sanin as ex-student.