TEXTOLOGICAL ASPECTS OF PAVLO PHYLYPOVYCH’S SHEVCHENKO STUDIES
Aim. The article considerstextological aspects of Pavlo Phylypovych’sShevchenko studies. The aim of the article is to analyze the textological principles of Shevchenko’s text research in scientific work of writers and researchers. Methods. The work uses a systematic approach involving textological, philological, source study, hermeneutic, receptive, psychological, cultural and historical, and comparative methods. Results. The article indicated thatresearch of the literary heritage of Taras Shevchenko occupies the main place in the literary studies of Pavlo Phylypovych. The researcher carefully worked on the identification of true author texts, their purification from censorship effects, and revelation of peculiarities of the artist’s creative process, his worldview, and aesthetic views. Scientific novelty. In the article, reception of Shevchenko’s text was for the first time researched from the perspective of textological and source studies in scientific discourse of Pavlo Phylypovych. The novelty of his first readings, which are important for the identification of the authenticity of the author text and deeper understanding of artistic and aesthetic principles of the artist, was analyzed. Practical meaning. The article can be used for further studies of theory, literature history, literary sources studies, and textology.