RUSS 427 A: Russian Jewish Experience

Meeting Time: 
MW 2:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: 
DEN 259
SLN: 
22795
Joint Sections: 
JEW ST 427 A, C LIT 496 C
Instructor:
Sasha Senderovich
Sasha Senderovich
Catalog Description: 
Examines the experience of Russian Jews from the late 19th century to the present through fiction, films, memoirs, graphic novels set during the Bolshevik Revolution, Stalinism, the Holocaust, the Cold War, the post-Soviet era. Explores issues of identity, gender, class, place of Jews as individuals and as a minority within Russian & Soviet society, as well as Jewish-Russian emigration to USA, Israel and elsewhere at the turn of the 21st century. Offered: jointly with JEW ST 427; A.
GE Requirements: 
Diversity (DIV)
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
October 17, 2018 - 9:20pm