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RUSS 207 Twentieth-Century Russian Writers in Translation

The writings, lives, and thought of major Russian authors.

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Credits: 3


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RUSS 207 001Lecture2 Mon Wed Fri11:0012:00

Revolution and Experimentation. Terror and Laughter. Life and Art.


The 20th century in Russia was a period of unprecedented political transformation and radical artistic experimentation. In this introductory course, we will explore the dynamic and highly innovative literary and cultural scene of 20th-century Russia against the turbulent historical events.


Classes will use a combination of lecture and discussion formats. No prerequisites are required. All course material is in English.