MW 2:30pm - 4:20pm
JEW ST 427 A, C LIT 496 C
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.
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
October 17, 2018 - 9:20pm