RUSS 420 A: Topics In Russian Literary And Cultural History

Russian Culture and Russian Identity, 1780-1917

Meeting Time: 
TTh 12:30pm - 2:20pm
Location: 
MEB 242
SLN: 
18201
Instructor:
James West

This course examines the ways in which Russia’s search for a national identity from the late eighteenth century to the early twentieth has been reflected in, and sometimes conducted through, philosophy, literature and the arts. The course will involve discussion of the concepts underlying the complex and not always clearly understood idea of “national identity”.

Catalog Description: 
A special topic in the literary and cultural history of Russia. Topics vary.
GE Requirements: 
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Other Requirements Met: 
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
April 28, 2016 - 3:36pm