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Russian Literature in Translation II: Tolstoy to Solzhenitsyn

RUSS 1300 S01 [CRN: 24282]

Survey of major works of Russian literature of the late 19th and 20th centuries. Traces the development of Russian literature from realism to symbolism and decadence, from revolutionary experiments to socialist realism and dissent. Authors to be studied include Tolstoy, Chekhov, Sologub, Blok, Mayakovsky, Babel, Olesha, Zamiatin, Bulgakov, and Solzhenitsyn. Lectures and discussion. No knowledge of Russian required.
Spring 2020
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Writing - Designated Courses
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Time TBD - Time TBD - from Dec 31, 1969 to Dec 31, 1969
14:00 - 14:50 Mon, Wed, Fri - from Jan 27, 2020 to May 15, 2020
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