Jun 22, 2021  
2020 - 2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020 - 2021 Undergraduate Catalog

RUSN 388 - Revolution, Crime, and Romance in 20th Century Russian Literature (Taught in English)


Credits: (3)
College Curriculum: COLL 200
Domain (Anchored): ALV
Domain (Reaching Out): CSI
The Russian Revolution, the Apocalypse, and the Soviet Utopia became the major themes in 20th century Russian literature. The course examines how the revolutionary and counter-revolutionary sensibilities have influenced Russians’ notions of self, creativity, crime, and romance in works by representative writers such as Babel, Bulgakov, Polevoi, Pasternak, Solzhenitsyn, Marinina, and others.