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RUSS0103A-S15

CRN: 20363

Beginning Russian

Beginning Russian
This course is a continuation of the approach used in RUSS 0102, but with increased emphasis on reading. (RUSS 0102) 3 hrs. lect./3 hrs. drill.

RUSS0103Y-S15

CRN: 20371

Beginning Russian
Drill

Beginning Russian
This course is a continuation of the approach used in RUSS 0102, but with increased emphasis on reading. (RUSS 0102) 3 hrs. lect./3 hrs. drill.

RUSS0103Z-S15

CRN: 20366

Beginning Russian
Drill

Beginning Russian
This course is a continuation of the approach used in RUSS 0102, but with increased emphasis on reading. (RUSS 0102) 3 hrs. lect./3 hrs. drill.

RUSS0151A-S15

CRN: 22365

Golden Age Russian Literature

Russian Literature's Golden Age: 1830-1880 (in English)
Duels, ghosts, utopias, murders, prostitution, and adultery- these are the raw materials Russian authors turned into some of the world's greatest literature. This course is an introduction to Russian literature of the 19th century, from the short stories of Pushkin and Gogol to the great novels of Dostoevsky and Tolstoy. The centrality of literature in Russian society and the interrelations among the authors and texts will be discussed. How do the authors combine reality, fantasy, and philosophy to make these works both uniquely Russian and universal? 3 hrs. lect.

RUSS0202A-S15

CRN: 20399

Intermediate Russian

Intermediate Russian
Continuation of the approach used in RUSS 0201. Reading of contemporary Russian texts, conversation, and written assignments in Russian based on reading assignments. (RUSS 0201 or equivalent) 3 hrs. lect./3 hrs. drill

RUSS0312A-S15

CRN: 21263

Russ Cult and Civ II

Russian Culture and Civilization II
This course is a continuation of RUSS 0311 but may be taken independently. It offers a bilingual approach to the study of Russian culture from the second half of the nineteenth century to the present. Works of literature, art, and music will be examined in their historical and political context. Particular attention will be devoted to the improvement of oral and written skills. (RUSS 0202 or equivalent) (formerly RUSS 0412) 3 hrs. lect.

RUSS0359A-S15

Cross-Listed As:
ENAM0359A-S15

CRN: 22366

The Art Of Nabokov

The Art of Vladimir Nabokov (in English)
A study of the "perverse" aesthetics of this Russian-American writer. We will expose the hidden plots under the surface of his fiction, follow and arbitrate the ongoing contest between the author and his fictional heroes, and search for the roots of Nabokov's poetics in Western and Russian literary traditions. An attempt will be made to show the continuity between the Russian and English works of this bilingual and bicultural writer. 3 hrs. lect.

RUSS0500A-S15

CRN: 20284

Advanced Independent Study
Adv Independent Study

Advanced Studies in Language and Literature
Supervised individual study for highly qualified students. (Approval required)

RUSS0500C-S15

CRN: 20286

Advanced Independent Study
Adv Independent Study

Advanced Studies in Language and Literature
Supervised individual study for highly qualified students. (Approval required)

RUSS0500D-S15

CRN: 21641

Advanced Independent Study

Advanced Studies in Language and Literature
Supervised individual study for highly qualified students. (Approval required)

RUSS0500E-S15

CRN: 20866

Advanced Independent Study

Advanced Studies in Language and Literature
Supervised individual study for highly qualified students. (Approval required)

RUSS0700A-S15

CRN: 20288

Senior Independent Study
Senior Indep Study

Senior Independent Study
(Approval required)

RUSS0700C-S15

CRN: 20290

Senior Independent Study
Senior Indep Study

Senior Independent Study
(Approval required)

RUSS0700D-S15

CRN: 21642

Senior Independent Study

Senior Independent Study
(Approval required)

RUSS0700E-S15

CRN: 20867

Senior Independent Study

Senior Independent Study
(Approval required)

RUSS0700F-S15

CRN: 20291

Senior Independent Study
Senior Indep Study

Senior Independent Study
(Approval required)