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RUSS 324 A: Russian Folk Literature In English

Meeting Time: 
MW 12:30pm - 2:20pm
Location: 
CMU 226
SLN: 
19044
Joint Sections: 
Instructor:
Barbara Henry

Additional Details:

Folktales, myths, legends and epics are the oldest stories we tell.  Discover Russia's tales of cannibal witches, flying carpets, warrior maidens, lazy heroes and sneaky vixens: they're as smart as they are entertaining.

Catalog Description: 
Explores the diversity of forms, themes, and functions of the Russian folktale, the literary art of the historically and culturally marginalized Russian peasantry. Discussion of theoretical frameworks for interpretation, resistance strategies, and with dominant literary models.
GE Requirements: 
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
July 22, 2016 - 9:12pm
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