RUSS 217 Russia's Eternal Questions (3 credits)

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Offered by: Languages,Literatures,Cultures (Faculty of Arts)

Overview

Russian (Arts) : Exploration of cultural archetypes defining continuity and change from Peter the Great to the present; the Russian national identity, double-faith, Western and Slovophile influences, Mother Russia, superfluous men and the Eternal Feminine, anarchism, the avant-garde, Stalinism. Recurring themes traced in literature, art, film, music, pop culture and the applied arts.

Terms: Winter 2017

Instructors: Laura A Beraha (Winter)

  • Fall

  • Given in English

  • Restriction: Permission of the instructor