RUSS 229 Introduction to Russian Folklore (3 credits)

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

Overview

Russian (Arts) : An introduction to Russian folklore and folk belief: "dual-faith," traditional mentality, fairy tales, calendar rituals, folk songs, witches, healers and house spirits. The course will explore classic approaches to folklore studies as well as the influence of folk culture on Russian "high art."

Terms: Fall 2018

Instructors: Daniel Pratt, Maria Ivanova (Fall)

  • Taught in English