Russian Fiction and Film

LIT 370S

Russia's turbulent history recounted through its literature and film. Short works by Russia's most famous authors (Dostoevsky, Tolstoy, Chekhov) as well as the writings of lesser-known, but equally important writers (Teffi, Vladimov); comparison of these written works with films made of the stories. Exploration of the main trends of Russian culture through its literature and film; focus on the differences between film and written narratives.
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • ALP
Cross-Listed As
  • RUSSIAN 371S
Typically Offered