MW 12:30pm - 2:20pm
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.
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.
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
July 22, 2016 - 9:12pm