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Course Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

RUSS 200 - Russian Literature: Icons to Revolution


A broad survey course with primary emphasis on the classics of the 19th century. The study of strong passions and clashing beliefs in 19th-century Russian literature and culture. Focus on love and social commentary in the works of Pushkin, Lermontov, Gogol, Pavlova, Chekhov, Dostoevsky and Tolstoy. Cultural materials include icons and Russian wooden architecture, the myths of St. Petersburg and Moscow, Russia’s expansion into the Caucasus and Siberia, 19th-century music, and trends in 19th-century painting.

Credits 1



Notes
Course taught in English and all course materials are in English

Area
Humanities

Connection
23019

Division
Arts and Humanities

Compass Attributes
Global Honors, Humanities