RUSS 120 A: Topics In Russian Literary And Cultural History

Russian Travel Literature

Meeting Time: 
MTWTh 12:30pm - 1:20pm
Location: 
MOR 220
SLN: 
17801
Instructor:
Galya Diment

Next best thing to traveling yourself, and not just to different places but through the centuries. It will span 5 centuries — 15th-20th — and feature works by Afanasy Nikitin, Archpriest Avvakum, Alexander Radishchev, Nikolai Karamzin, Ivan Goncharov, Anton Chekhov, and Ilf and Petrov, among others. No prerequisites; all readings and discussions are in English.

Catalog Description: 
Introduces important trends and movements in Russian literary and cultural history. Offered in English.
GE Requirements: 
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Other Requirements Met: 
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
April 28, 2016 - 3:36pm