RUSSL 3333

RUSSL 3333

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The early twentieth century – the three decades preceding and following the Russian Revolution – was a great period of Russian poetry.  The focus of this course is short lyrics by early twentieth century Russian poets: Blok, Annenskii, Akhmatova, Mandel'shtam, Pasternak, Tsvetaeva, and others.  In this course you'll learn how to read short poems carefully, you'll expand and deepen your understanding of the Russian language, and you'll gain insight into one of the world's major literary traditions. The course work will be adjusted to the language proficiency of the class. 

When Offered Fall.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: proficiency in Russian or permission of instructor.

Distribution Category (LA-AS, ALC-AS)
Satisfies Requirement Satisfies the Russian minor requirement for Russian literature with reading in the original.

Comments Reading is in Russian (poems) and English (essays and critical works), discussion in English. 

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18373 RUSSL 3333   SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: In Person