RUSS 1860 S01 [CRN: 15137]

Commemorating the hundredth anniversary of the death of the great Russian playwright and short-story writer, this course will examine Chekhov's innovations in the genre of the short story and in modern theater, as well as his ongoing influences in world literature. Themes include the nature of the Chekhovian comic, subversion of the dominant literary and cultural paradigms and myths, representations of gender and sexuality. In English. One of the tasks is to improve students' writing skills. WRIT
Fall 2017
15:00 - 17:30 Mon - from Sep 6, 2017 to Dec 21, 2017